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2003-2004 Regular Session - SB 233
Workers' compensation; notices; employee's medical treatment; disability; benefits
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 9 of Title 34 of the O.C.G.A., relating to workers´ compensation, so as to delete the requirement that notice to nonresident parties be sent by certified mail; to change procedures regarding an employee´s cooperation with authorized medical treatment; to provide that the granting or denial of social security disability creates no presumption in the determination of whether or not a case is deemed to be catastrophic; to provide time limitations on the submission of medical bills; to provide for when an employee is entitled to receive permanent partial disability benefits; to place the temporary total benefits maximum at $425.00 per week and to place the minimum at $42.50 per week; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2003 - Effective Date
May/30/2003 - Act 86
May/30/2003 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
May/09/2003 - Senate Sent to Governor
Apr/25/2003 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub
Apr/17/2003 - House Passed/Adopted As Amended
Apr/17/2003 - House Third Readers
Apr/11/2003 - House Committee Favorably Reported As Amended
Apr/07/2003 - House Second Readers
Mar/28/2003 - House First Readers
Mar/27/2003 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/27/2003 - Senate Third Read
Mar/24/2003 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/06/2003 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/04/2003 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/03/2003 - Senate Hopper
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