HB 1327 - Workers' compensation; amend provisions (9)

First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Code Section 24-3-18 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the admissibility of medical reports, so as to provide that the provisions of said Code section shall not be applicable to workers' compensation claims; to amend Chapter 9 of Title 34 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to workers' compensation, so as to provide for criminal penalties for willful retention of income benefits to which an employee is not entitled; and for other purposes.

Smith, Larry (109th) Howard, Henry L (118th) Bannister, Charles E (77th)
Martin, Jim (47th)
Full Text HC: IndR SC: &L
F/R: 01/16/98 L/A: 04/23/98 Signed by Governor
Code Sections Amended: 24 / 34
House Action Senate
1/16/98 Read 1st Time 3/2/98
1/26/98 Read 2nd Time 3/12/98
2/20/98 Favorably Reported 3/12/98
Sub Committee Amend/Sub Sub
Recommitted 3/5/98
2/27/98 Read 3rd Time 3/16/98
2/27/98 Passed/Adopted 3/16/98
CS Comm/Floor Amend/Sub CS
3/19/98 Amend/Sub Agreed To
4/1/98 Sent to Governor
4/23/98 Signed by Governor
972 Act/Veto Number
7/1/98 Effective Date

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 34-9-21, 34-9-102, 34-9-104, 34-9-201, 34-9-204, 34-9-221, 34-9-243, 34-9-265, 34-9-266, 34-9-385

Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 04/28/98