|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
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|Jan 06, 2010||referred to labor|
|Jan 07, 2009||referred to labor|
senate Bill S530
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S530 - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Workers' Compensation Law
S530 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S530 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the workers' compensation law, in relation to liability for compensation PURPOSE : To prohibit people from collecting workers' compensation benefits who are injured while in the process of perpetrating of felony a felony or a misdemeanor. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : Section 1: Workers' Compensation Law § 10(1) is amended to include the denial of disability benefits for injuries sustained in the perpetration of a felony or misdemeanor, if convicted. Section 2: Effective date EXISTING LAW : None. JUSTIFICATION : Since the courts have given the Workers' Compensation Board wide latitude in determining whether an employee's conduct falls within the scope of employment, there have been instances where employees who had clearly broken the law when they were injured still received workers'
S530 - Bill Text download pdf
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