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2018-05-11 Senate Journal

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2018-05-11                     Senate Journal                      Page 3104
SCR 33                                                                                                                        
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 33 Suspending Rules                                                                            
24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of the Alaska State                                                                  
Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 79, relating to workers'                                                                 
compensation; relating to the second injury fund; relating to service                                                           
fees and civil penalties for the workers' safety programs and the                                                               
workers' compensation program; relating to the liability of business                                                            
entities and certain persons for payment of workers' compensation                                                               
benefits and civil penalties; relating to civil penalties for underinsuring                                                     
or failing to insure or provide security for workers' compensation                                                              
liability; relating to preauthorization and timely payment for medical                                                          
treatment and services provided to injured employees; relating to                                                               
incorporation of reference materials in workers' compensation                                                                   
regulations; relating to proceedings before the Alaska Workers'                                                                 
Compensation Board; relating to the authorization of the workers'                                                               
compensation benefits guaranty fund to claim a lien; excluding                                                                  
independent contractors from workers' compensation coverage;                                                                    
establishing the circumstances under which certain nonemployee                                                                  
executive corporate officers and members of limited liability                                                                   
companies may obtain workers' compensation coverage; relating to the                                                            
duties of injured employees to report income or work; relating to                                                               
misclassification of employees and deceptive leasing; defining                                                                  
"employee"; and relating to the Alaska Workers' Compensation                                                                    
Board's approval of attorney fees in a settlement agreement, was                                                                
engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and transmitted to                                                             
the House for consideration.