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SB 59 (2019)

Summary:

Adds post-traumatic stress disorder and acute stress disorder to the definition of injury for the purposes of workers' compensation, adds emergency communication dispatcher to the definition of "emergency response/public safety worker," and establishes a commission to study the incidence of post-traumatic stress disorder in first responders and whether such disorder should be covered under workers' compensation.

Bill Became Law?:
Yes
Status Detail:
Signed by Governor
Bill Sponsor:

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