Bill Status of SB0660 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: WORKERS COMP-REPETITIVE INJURY
Sen. Laura M. Murphy
| 3/9/2021||Senate||Assigned to Judiciary|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Workers' Compensation Act in relation to repetitive injuries. Provides that an accidental injury that results from repetitive or cumulative trauma and occurs within 6 months after the employee begins employment shall not be considered by a workers' compensation insurer in setting rates. Provides for contribution by prior employers with respect to awards for repetitive or cumulative injuries. Amends the Illinois Administrative Procedure Act to authorize emergency rulemaking.