Tennessee Subject | Workers Compensation

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
TNHB2333IntroAs introduced, prohibits retaliatory discharge by employer or other person for conduct relating to filing a workers' compensation claim; authorizes an action by the employee as a remedy. - Amends TCA Title 50.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-02-07
Assigned to s/c Consumer and Human Resources Subcommittee
TNHB2411IntroAs introduced, prohibits retaliatory discharge of employees under the Tennessee workers' compensation law under certain circumstances; prescribes certain damages available to prevailing plaintiffs under retaliatory discharge claims. - Amends TCA Titl...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-02-07
Assigned to s/c Consumer and Human Resources Subcommittee
TNHB2105IntroAs introduced, allows farm and agricultural employers to accept the workers' compensation chapter by purchasing a workers' compensation insurance policy; allows a farm or agricultural employer to withdraw acceptance of the workers' compensation chapt...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-02-05
Assigned to s/c Consumer and Human Resources Subcommittee
TNSB2141IntroAs introduced, allows farm and agricultural employers to accept the workers' compensation chapter by purchasing a workers' compensation insurance policy; allows a farm or agricultural employer to withdraw acceptance of the workers' compensation chapt...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-02-05
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNHB2304IntroAs introduced, removes the termination date on the recovery of attorney fees and other costs against an employer in a workers' compensation action who wrongfully denies a claim by filing a timely notice of denial and then the workers' compensation ju...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-02-05
Assigned to s/c Consumer and Human Resources Subcommittee
TNSB2543IntroAs introduced, prohibits retaliatory discharge of employees under the Tennessee workers' compensation law under certain circumstances; prescribes certain damages available to prevailing plaintiffs under retaliatory discharge claims. - Amends TCA Titl...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-02-05
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB2544IntroAs introduced, prohibits retaliatory discharge by employer or other person for conduct relating to filing a workers' compensation claim; authorizes an action by the employee as a remedy. - Amends TCA Title 50.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-02-05
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB2475IntroAs introduced, removes the termination date on the recovery of attorney fees and other costs against an employer in a workers' compensation action who wrongfully denies a claim by filing a timely notice of denial and then the workers' compensation ju...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-02-05
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNHB2711IntroAs introduced, prohibits retaliatory discharge of employees under the Tennessee workers' compensation law under certain circumstances; prescribes certain damages available to prevailing plaintiffs under retaliatory discharge claims. - Amends TCA Titl...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-02-01
Filed for intro.
TNHB1714IntroAs introduced, removes requirement that every workers' compensation insurer that provides insurance for Tennessee workers' compensation claims be required to maintain a claims office or to contract with a claims adjuster located within this state. - ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-24
Assigned to s/c Consumer and Human Resources Subcommittee
TNSB1615IntroAs introduced, removes requirement that every workers' compensation insurer that provides insurance for Tennessee workers' compensation claims be required to maintain a claims office or to contract with a claims adjuster located within this state. - ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-18
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0261IntroAs introduced, requires all workers' compensation cases to proceed through the workers' compensation appeals board prior to seeking a discretionary appeal to the Tennessee supreme court. - Amends TCA Section 9-8-307; Section 9-8-403; Title 50, Chapte...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-09
Re-refer to Senate Cal. Comm.
TNSB0297PassAs enacted, revises various provisions of the Workers' Compensation Law. - Amends TCA Title 50, Chapter 6.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-23
Pub. Ch. 380
TNHB0666PassAs enacted, revises various provisions of the Workers' Compensation Law. - Amends TCA Title 50, Chapter 6.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-23
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 380
TNHB0325PassAs enacted, renames the second injury fund to subsequent injury and vocational recovery fund and authorizes the bureau to use money from the fund to provide vocational recovery assistance to employees with certain limitations; revises certain provisi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-22
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 344
TNSB1214PassAs enacted, renames the second injury fund to subsequent injury and vocational recovery fund and authorizes the bureau to use money from the fund to provide vocational recovery assistance to employees with certain limitations; revises certain provisi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-22
Pub. Ch. 344
TNHB0451IntroAs introduced, allows a court to apportion fault to an employer who covered an employee under workers' compensation when such employee brings an action against a third-party tortfeasor and reduces the employer's subrogation recovery to the extent suc...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-12
Taken off notice for cal. in Consumer and Human Resources Committee
TNHB0939IntroAs introduced, requires all workers' compensation cases to proceed through the workers' compensation appeals board prior to seeking a discretionary appeal to the Tennessee supreme court. - Amends TCA Section 9-8-307; Section 9-8-403; Title 50, Chapte...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-05
To House Consumer and Human Resources Committee
TNSB1237IntroAs introduced, allows a court to apportion fault to an employer who covered an employee under workers' compensation when such employee brings an action against a third-party tortfeasor and reduces the employer's subrogation recovery to the extent suc...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-04
To Senate Calendar Committee
TNHB0157IntroAs introduced, changes the date by which the bureau of workers' compensation must produce its report of all the employers that failed to obtain coverage or self-insure during the previous fiscal year from December 31 to December 15. - Amends TCA Titl...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-02-03
Assigned to s/c Consumer and Human Resources Subcommittee
TNSB0177IntroAs introduced, changes the date by which the bureau of workers' compensation must produce its report of all the employers that failed to obtain coverage or self-insure during the previous fiscal year from December 31 to December 15. - Amends TCA Titl...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-02-02
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
Syndicate content
feedback