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H 3483 General Bill, By  House Labor, Commerce and Industry
    A Bill to amend Section 42-3-20, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to the Workers' Compensation Commission, so as to provide a procedure for dismissing a claim without prejudice upon the occurrence of certain conditions; to amend Section 42-9-30, as amended, relating to the amount of Workers' Compensation and period of disability for certain injuries, so as to provide that permanent disfigurement of the face, head, neck, or other area normally exposed in employment, rather than "serious permanent disfigurement" of these places, must be visible from a distance of six feet; and to amend Section 42-17-50, relating to review and rehearing by the Workers' Compensation Commission, so as to change the amount of the fee which must accompany each application for Commission review in order to defray the costs of the review.
02/14/89House Introduced, read first time, placed on calendar without reference HJ-20
02/21/89House Objection by Rep. Baxley HJ-20
02/21/89House Debate adjourned until Wednesday, February 22, 1989 HJ-20
02/22/89House Read second time HJ-20
02/23/89House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-12
02/23/89Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-19
02/23/89Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary SJ-19

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