Bill Summary

HB 227 Workers' Compensation Benefits for First Responders (2018 Session)
Workers' Compensation Benefits for First Responders: Provides that first responders are entitled to workers' compensation benefits for posttraumatic stress disorder in specified circumstances; provides standard of proof of such disorder & requirements relating to such benefits; provides time for notice of injury or death; requires employing agency to provide mental health training; provides declaration of important state interest. Effective Date: October 1, 2018
10/03/17
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Filed
10/12/17
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Referred to Oversight, Transparency & Administration Subcommittee; Government Operations & Technology Appropriations Subcommittee; Government Accountability Committee
10/12/17
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Now in Oversight, Transparency & Administration Subcommittee
01/26/18
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On Committee agenda - Oversight, Transparency & Administration Subcommittee, 01/30/18, 8:30 am, 17 H
01/30/18
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Favorable with CS by Oversight, Transparency & Administration Subcommittee; 12 Yeas, 0 Nays
01/31/18
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Committee Substitute Text (C1) Filed
02/05/18
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Now in Government Operations & Technology Appropriations Subcommittee
02/09/18
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On Committee agenda - Government Operations & Technology Appropriations Subcommittee, 02/13/18, 9:30 am, 17 H
02/13/18
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Favorable with CS by Government Operations & Technology Appropriations Subcommittee; 11 Yeas, 0 Nays
02/16/18
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Committee Substitute Text (C2) Filed
02/19/18
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Now in Government Accountability Committee
02/25/18
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On Committee agenda - Government Accountability Committee, 02/26/18, 2:00 pm, 17 H
02/26/18
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Favorable with CS by Government Accountability Committee; 19 Yeas, 0 Nays
02/27/18
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Committee Substitute Text (C3) Filed
02/27/18
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Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
02/27/18
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Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/02/18
03/02/18
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Read Second Time; Amendment Withdrawn (400609); Placed on Third Reading, 03/05/18
03/05/18
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Read Third Time; Substituted for SB 0376; Laid on Table, Refer to SB 0376
H 0227
Filed on 10/03/17
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Amendment 982389 DE
Filed on 01/29/18
Adopted
H 0227C1
Filed on 01/31/18
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Amendment 406419 DE
Filed on 02/12/18
Adopted
H 0227C2
Filed on 02/16/18
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Amendment 817445
Filed on 02/25/18
Adopted
H 0227C3
Filed on 02/27/18
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Amendment 400609
Filed on 02/28/18
Withdrawn on 2nd Reading
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