Worker’s Compensation Advisory Council
Room 265, General Executive Facility I
201 E. Washington Ave.
Madison, WI
April 24, 2000
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.

  Agenda Item Lead
1. Call to Order Judy Norman-Nunnery
2. Review and approval of meeting minutes Judy Norman-Nunnery
3. Legislation Richard Smith
AB 787 Public testimony is expected relating to WC benefits for local emergency response teams for "hazardous B" spills.
Department update

Judy Norman-Nunnery
Richard Smith

LAB audit - timely hearings.
Insurance Focus Group - medical reporting
Safety Commission.
Work Injury Supplemental Benefit Fund - year-end report.
5. Legal update Richard Smith
Heritage Mutual Ins. Co. v. Larson - Court of Appeals - March 14, 2000 - drinking.
Steven Theuer v. LIRC, - Racine County - March 31, 2000 - medical fringe benefits.
Open records - employer records.
"Reasonable travel" for medical treatment.
6. Future Council Scheduling Judy Norman-Nunnery
Public hearing schedule.
Strategic planning.
7. Other business Judy Norman-Nunnery
8. Adjourn Judy Norman-Nunnery

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