Legislature(2017 - 2018)
2017-04-12 Senate JournalFull Journal pdf
2017-04-12 Senate Journal Page 0908 SB 112 SENATE BILL NO. 112 BY SENATOR GIESSEL, entitled: "An Act relating to the controlled substance prescription database; relating to employer-required drug testing; relating to the office of administrative hearings; relating to the Alaska Workers' Compensation Board; relating to the 2017-04-12 Senate Journal Page 0909 payment of workers' compensation or benefits; relating to compensable injuries; relating to rehabilitation and reemployment of injured workers; relating to reemployment vouchers; relating to the treatment or care of employees; relating to use of evidence- based treatment guidelines; relating to prescribing or dispensing a controlled substance to an employee for a compensable injury; relating to workers' compensation prehearings; relating to the filing of claims for workers' compensation benefits or petitions for other relief; relating to the burden of proof and credibility of witnesses in workers' compensation matters; relating to attorney fees; relating to the filing of a verified annual report; relating to permanent total disability; relating to temporary total disability; relating to group practices that provide medical treatment to an employee; relating to the prohibition of certain referrals for workers' compensation; and providing for an effective date." was read the first time and referred to the Labor and Commerce and Finance Committees.