Bill Status of SB1415 99th General Assembly
Short Description: OCCUPATIONAL DISEASE-PARKINSON
Sen. Linda Holmes
| 1/10/2017||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Workers' Occupational Diseases Act. Provides that any condition or impairment of health of a firefighter, emergency medical technician, or paramedic that results directly or indirectly from Parkinson's disease resulting in any disability to the employee shall be rebuttably presumed to arise out of and in the course of the employee's firefighting, EMT, or paramedic employment and shall be rebuttably presumed to be causally connected to the hazards or exposures of the employment, except as otherwise specified. Amends the State Mandates Act to require implementation without reimbursement by the State. Effective immediately.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/20/2015||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. Linda Holmes|| 2/20/2015||Senate||First Reading|| 2/20/2015||Senate||Referred to Assignments|| 3/3/2015||Senate||Assigned to Labor|| 3/27/2015||Senate||Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments|| 1/10/2017||Senate||Session Sine Die|