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BILL AS INTRODUCED 2007-2008

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H.250

SHORT FORM

Introduced by   Representative Sharpe of Bristol (By Request)

Referred to Committee on

Date:

Subject:  Labor; workers’ compensation; post-appeal review

Statement of purpose:  This bill proposes to create a process whereby a panel composed of two attorneys familiar with workers’ compensation claims and a physician experienced in the cause and treatment of the alleged work injury review a workers’ compensation claim after the claimant has exhausted all available appeals, upon request of the claimant.  The panel will issue an evaluation of the claim and a determination regarding its merits.

AN ACT RELATING TO POST-APPEAL REVIEW PANEL FOR WORKERS’ COMPENSATION CLAIMS

It is hereby enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont:

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Published by:

The Vermont General Assembly
115 State Street
Montpelier, Vermont


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