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S*0145 (Rat #0339, Act #0318 of 1980) General Bill, By I.E. Lourie, Land and D.S. Taylor
    A Bill to Amend Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, by adding Sections 42-15-95 and 42-5-45, so as to require information compiled by a treatment facility pertaining directly to a Workmen's Compensation claim to be made available to specified parties and provide a penalty for wilful failure of an employer to secure Workmen's Compensation coverage; to amend Sections 42-15-90, 42-3-190, 42-17-10, 42-5-30, 42-19-10, 42-19-20 and 42-19-30, all relating to administrative procedures under the Workmen's Compensation Law, so as to delete the requirement for the Industrial Commission to furnish forms to employers, require commission approval of hospital charges, provide for adjustment of compensation agreements based on inaccurate computation of average weekly wages, require insurance carriers to file evidence of an insured employer's compliance with the Workmen's Compensation Law, require reports of all accidents requiring medical attention, provide for commission approval of extension or termination report forms rather than the furnishing of such forms by the commission and increase the penalty for failure to submit forms necessary for adjudication of claims.
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01/16/79Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-13
01/16/79Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary SJ-13
05/09/79Senate Committee report: Favorable Judiciary SJ-7
05/30/79Senate Read second time SJ-17
06/05/79Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-8
06/06/79House Introduced and read first time HJ-2434
06/06/79House Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry HJ-2435
01/23/80House Committee report: Favorable Labor, Commerce and Industry HJ-379
01/31/80House Debate adjourned HJ-558
02/05/80House Read second time HJ-622
02/06/80House Reconsidered HJ-663
02/06/80House Debate adjourned HJ-663
02/12/80House Debate adjourned HJ-877
02/13/80House Debate adjourned HJ-891
02/14/80House Read second time HJ-939
02/19/80House Debate adjourned HJ-974
02/20/80House Read third time and enrolled HJ-1020
02/27/80Senate Ratified R 339 SJ-28
03/04/80 Signed By Governor
03/04/80 Effective date 03/04/80
03/04/80 Act No. 318
03/14/80 Copies available

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