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SB 664: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Workers’ Compensation for Law Enforcement, Correctional, and Correctional Probation Officers

GENERAL BILL by Bradley ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Berman ; Book

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Workers’ Compensation for Law Enforcement, Correctional, and Correctional Probation Officers; Defining the term “first responder” for the purposes of including part-time and auxiliary law enforcement officers for workers’ compensation benefits for posttraumatic stress disorder and for educational training related to mental health; providing that, under certain circumstances, posttraumatic stress disorder suffered by correctional officers and part-time correctional officers and by correctional probation officers and part-time correctional probation officers, respectively, is an occupational disease compensable by workers’ compensation benefits; specifying the evidentiary standard for demonstrating such disorder, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2022
Last Action: 1/11/2022 Senate - Introduced -SJ 41
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
10/27/2021 Senate • Filed
11/16/2021 Senate • Referred to Banking and Insurance; Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Environment, and General Government; Appropriations -SJ 41
1/11/2022 Senate • Introduced -SJ 41