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2014 House Bill 5484: Reorganize workers comp self-insurance trust fund

Public Act 233 of 2014

Introduced by Rep. Harvey Santana (D) on April 29, 2014 To establish that the duty of the Attorney General to give legal advice to an existing state “self-insurers' security fund” for covering worker's compensation insurance benefits would be the same under the replacement entity proposed in House Bills 5478 and 5479.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Commerce Committee on April 29, 2014
Reported in the House on May 14, 2014 Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Passed 109 to 1 in the House on May 27, 2014 To establish that the duty of the Attorney General to give legal advice to an existing state “self-insurers' security fund” for covering worker's compensation insurance benefits would be the same under the replacement entity proposed in House Bills 5478 and 5479. This is part of a legislative package intended to provide several hundred former Delphi Corporation employees with workers' compensation benefits that reportedly have not been available since 2009 due to the company's bankruptcy.
Received in the Senate on May 28, 2014
Referred to the Senate Reforms, Restructuring and Reinventing Committee on May 28, 2014
Reported in the Senate on June 11, 2014 With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Passed 38 to 0 in the Senate on June 12, 2014 (same description)
To establish that the duty of the Attorney General to give legal advice to an existing state “self-insurers' security fund” for covering worker's compensation insurance benefits would be the same under the replacement entity proposed in House Bills 5478 and 5479. This is part of a legislative package intended to provide several hundred former Delphi Corporation employees with workers' compensation benefits that reportedly have not been available since 2009 due to the company's bankruptcy.
Moved to reconsider by Sen. Arlan Meekhof (R) on June 12, 2014 The vote by which the following bill was passed.
The motion passed by voice vote in the Senate on June 12, 2014
Received in the Senate on June 12, 2014
Passed 38 to 0 in the Senate on June 12, 2014 (same description)
To establish that the duty of the Attorney General to give legal advice to an existing state “self-insurers' security fund” for covering worker's compensation insurance benefits would be the same under the replacement entity proposed in House Bills 5478 and 5479. This is part of a legislative package intended to provide several hundred former Delphi Corporation employees with workers' compensation benefits that reportedly have not been available since 2009 due to the company's bankruptcy.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on June 21, 2014

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