assembly Bill A1118

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Defines temporary total disability

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Current Bill Status Via S768 - Passed Senate & Assembly


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    • Passed Assembly
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 03, 2022 returned to senate
passed assembly
Jun 02, 2022 ordered to third reading rules cal.598
substituted for a1118
Jun 02, 2022 substituted by s768
rules report cal.598
reported
Jun 01, 2022 reported referred to rules
May 31, 2022 reference changed to ways and means
Jan 05, 2022 referred to labor
Jan 07, 2021 referred to labor

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A1118 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S768
Law Section:
Workers' Compensation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §15, Work Comp L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A9955, S7954

A1118 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Defines temporary total disability as the injured employee's inability to perform his or her pre-injury employment duties or any modified employment offered by the employer that is consistent with the employee's disability.

A1118 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1118
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              January 7, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M. of A. BRONSON, REYES -- read once and referred to the
   Committee on Labor
 
 AN ACT to amend the workers' compensation law, in relation  to  defining
   temporary total disability
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

   Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 15 of  the  workers'  compensation
 law,  as  amended by chapter 161 of the laws of 1966, is amended to read
 as follows:
   2. Temporary total disability. In case of temporary total  disability,
 WHICH  SHALL  CONSIST OF THE INJURED EMPLOYEE'S INABILITY TO PERFORM HIS
 OR HER PRE-INJURY EMPLOYMENT DUTIES OR ANY MODIFIED  EMPLOYMENT  OFFERED
 BY  THE  EMPLOYER  THAT  IS  CONSISTENT  WITH THE EMPLOYEE'S DISABILITY,
 sixty-six and two-thirds per centum of the average weekly wages shall be
 paid to the employee during the continuance thereof, except as otherwise
 provided in this chapter.
   § 2.  This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD03446-01-1