MS SB2774 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Failed on February 2 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-02-02 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An Act To Amend Section 71-3-7, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That A Claimant's Failure To Timely File Medical Records In Support Of A Controverted Workers' Compensation Claim May Result In Dismissal Of The Claim; To Amend Section 71-3-35, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Require The Employer Or Carrier In Certain Instances To Notify The Employee That His Right To Benefits May Be Barred By The Statute Of Limitations; To Amend Section 71-3-66, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise The Confidentiality Of Workers' Compensation Commission Records; To Amend Section 71-3-77, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Allow Notice To The Insured Of Cancellations And Nonrenewals To Be Served Electronically As Long As Receipt Is Acknowledged; To Amend Section 25-61-3, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise The Mississippi Public Records Act Of 1983 To Exempt From The Definition Of Public Records Certain Records Of The Mississippi Workers' Compensation Commission; And For Related Purposes.

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Workers' Compensation Law; revise various provisions of.



2021-02-02SenateDied In Committee
2021-01-18SenateReferred To Insurance;Accountability, Efficiency, Transparency

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
25613Amended CodeSee Bill Text
71335Amended CodeSee Bill Text
71366Amended CodeSee Bill Text
7137Amended CodeSee Bill Text
71377Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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