KY HB62 | 2022 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Introduced on January 4 2022 - 25% progression
Action: 2022-01-04 - introduced in House
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Amend KRS 342.0011 to define "COVID-19"; create a new section of KRS Chapter 342 to establish workers' compensation liability in instances where employers require vaccination against COVID-19 as a condition of employment and the employee develops an adverse reaction to the vaccine; create a rebuttable presumption that an adverse reaction was caused by the COVID-19 vaccine if it was not present prior to and arises within 14 days of receipt of the vaccine; retoactive to December 14, 2020; EMERGENCY.

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AN ACT relating to workers' compensation and declaring an emergency.



2022-01-04Houseintroduced in House
2021-09-02HousePrefiled by the sponsor(s).


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