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Worker’s Compensation Advisory Council
101 S Webster St., GEF II, Room 027
Madison, WI
January 28, 2000
10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Agenda

 

Agenda Item

Lead

1.

 Call to Order

Judy Norman-Nunnery

2.

Review and approval of meeting minutes

Judy Norman-Nunnery

3.

 Legislative update

Richard Smith

 
Act 14 Council bill - Division will publish updated WKC-1 (the Act).
AB 513 20% Premium dividend for drug testing - Authors will withdraw.
AB 608 Domestic partnerships - Introduced December 1, 1999.
SB 194 Distribution of 3rd-party proceeds under s. 102.29 - No action.
SB 298 Prohibition against the assignment of future benefits - Introduced November 24, 1999 - Authors will delete all references to WC.
 

4.
 

Administrative Code - Update Chapter DWD 80.
 

Richard Smith
Jim O'Malley

 
80.26 Loss of vision.
80.32(11) Clarify 5% minimum for cervical back surgeries.
Ch. 80 General remedial. Revise archaic language; inaccurate references.
 

5.

Legal update.

Richard Smith

 
Liability for medical expenses under Spencer
Open records decisions relating to DataLister, Inc. in Arizona and Minnesota
 

6.

Federal update.

Richard Smith

 
OSHA Ergonomics
OSHA Telecommuting
 

7.
 

 Department update.
 

Richard Smith
Lee Shorey

 
Timely hearings (Status of the litigated-case backlog and LAB audit)
Insurer compliance with reporting requirements (Internet website; Penalties)
 

8.

 Council study committees for 2000-2001.

Richard Smith

 
Weekly wage
Other
 

9.

Council planning process

Judy Norman-Nunnery

10.

Other business

Judy Norman-Nunnery

11.

Adjourn  

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Updated February 06, 2012
Division of Worker's Compensation
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