Workers’ Compensation – Third–Party Actions – Subsequent Injury Fund

Bill Number:  HB1500

Bill Sponsor(s):  Delegate Valderrama

Subject:  Economic Matters

Bill Summary:

Repealing the authorization for the Subsequent Injury Fund to bring an action for damages against a third party under certain circumstances; repealing the requirement that a covered employee or dependents of a covered employee reimburse the Fund under certain circumstances; repealing the requirement that the Fund pay certain court costs and attorney’s fees under certain circumstances; etc.

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