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SB 0431 - Workers' Compensation - Emergency Responders - Revisions
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Sponsor: Senator Ronald N. Young, District 3
Last Action: 5/22/2012 - Approved by the Governor - - Chapter 506
Senate Committee: Senate Committee on Finance
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BILL INFO-2012 Regular Session-SB 431
2012 Regular Session

SENATE BILL 431

File Code: Workers' Compensation Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 1085
Sponsored By:
Senators Young, Brinkley, Glassman, Kelley, Klausmeier, and Middleton
Entitled:
Workers' Compensation - Emergency Responders - Revisions

Synopsis:

Altering the definition of "on duty" in the workers' compensation law to include the performance of specified duties assigned to deputy sheriffs or members of a specified fire police unit; altering the definition of "volunteer company" to include a volunteer fire police unit; specifying that a covered member of a volunteer company may not be considered a paid covered employee of the company for receiving as a membership benefit a yearly stipend of $5,200 or less to help offset out-of-pocket expenses; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
2/2
First Reading Finance
Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.
3/26

Favorable with Amendments Report by Finance
3/22
Favorable with Amendments {807275/1 Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
3/23
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
4/1
Senate Concur - House Amendments
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
Passed Enrolled
House Action
3/25
First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
3/30
Re-referred Economic Matters
4/4
Favorable with Amendments Report by Economic Matters
3/31
Favorable with Amendments {883894/1 Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
4/1
Third Reading Passed with Amendments (136-0)
Action after passage in Senate and House
5/22
Approved by the Governor
- Chapter 506

Sponsored by:

Senator Ronald N. Young, District 3
Senator David R. Brinkley, District 4
Senator Barry Glassman, District 35
Senator Delores G. Kelley, District 10
Senator Katherine Klausmeier, District 8
Senator Thomas M. Middleton, District 28

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Ambulances -see also- Emergency Med Services; Rescue Squads.
Emergency Medical Services
Fire Protection
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Rescue Squads -see also- Ambulances; Emergency Medical Serv.
Salaries -see also- Overtime; Reimbursement Rates
Sheriffs
Volunteers -see also- Maryland Service Corps
Washington County
Workers' Compensation
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Labor and Employment
( 9-234 , 9-602 )

Documents

All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled, Chapter
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments:
Senate
Number: 807275/01     Offered on: March 26, 2012   at: 8:49 p.m.     Status: Adopted
House
Number: 883894/01     Offered on: April 4, 2012   at: 5:10 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
Senate
Finance
House
Economic Matters
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
Senate
March 23, 2012: Third Reading Passed (47-0)
April 1, 2012: Third Reading Passed (47-0)
House
April 1, 2012: Third Reading Passed (136-0)