Bill Sponsors: TN SB0105 | 2015-2016 | 109th General Assembly

Bill Title: As enacted, specifies that no party may settle a claim for permanent disability benefits unless the settlement agreement is approved by a workers' compensation judge and that any settlement not so approved is void; revises other various provisions of the Workers‘ Compensation Law. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 29, Part 2; Title 4, Chapter 3, Part 14; Title 8, Chapter 21, Part 4; Title 50, Chapter 6; Title 50, Chapter 9 and Title 50, Chapter 3, Part 7.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 3-0)

Status: (Passed) 2015-05-08 - Pub. Ch. 341 [SB0105 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Senator Mark Norris [R]PrimarySponsored BillsSD-032FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Jack Johnson [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-023FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Bill Ketron [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-013FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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