2015 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of Senate Interim Committee on Judiciary for Oregon State Bar Workers' Compensation Section)|
|Regular Sponsors:||Printed pursuant to Senate Interim Rule 213.28 by order of the President of the Senate in conformance with presession filing rules, indicating neither advocacy nor opposition on the part of the President.|
|Bill Title:||Relating to notice of closure of workers' compensation claims; and declaring an emergency.|
Allows insurer or self-insured employer to mail notice of closure of workers' compensation claim to beneficiaries of deceased worker under certain circumstances.
Establishes right of beneficiaries of deceased worker to request reconsideration of notice of closure. Includes necessary interpreter services in expenses that must be paid by insurer or self-insured employer in relation to deposition in reconsideration proceeding. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Chapter Number:||Chapter 144|
|Fiscal Impact:||No Fiscal Impact|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||Chapter Number Assigned|