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Bill Detail: HB22-1347

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Title Workers' Compensation Updates
Status Governor Signed (06/08/2022)
Bill Subjects
  • Labor & Employment
House Sponsors L. Daugherty (D)
Senate Sponsors R. Rodriguez (D)
House Committee Business Affairs and Labor
Senate Committee Business, Labor and Technology
Date Introduced 03/28/2022

The bill amends the Workers' Compensation Act of Colorado by:
  • Creating a process for a claimant to receive advance

payment for mileage expenses for travel that is reasonably
necessary and related to obtaining compensable treatment,
supplies, or services;
  • Specifying how to determine the benefit amount for
medical impairment when the amount payable using the
schedule of injuries would exceed the amount payable for
nonscheduled injuries;
  • Increasing the benefit payable for funeral and burial
expenses; and
  • Requiring reporting of active medical treatments necessary
to cure and relieve an injury lasting for a period of more
than 180 calendar days after the date of the injury.

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