Eliminate the Cap on Weekly Benefits in Workers' Compensation Cases
|Category:||Wage and Labor|
|Sponsor:||Representative Michael Sylvester, House 39|
|Bill #:||LD 1204|
Current law caps the weekly benefit payable under the laws governing workers' compensation to a maximum amount set in statute or a percentage of the state average weekly wage, whichever is higher. This bill eliminates the cap on the weekly benefits.