Board Rule Changes – Effective February 15, 2016

The Rules and Regulations of the State Board of Workers’ Compensation that are being amended to conform to the new ICMS II system are as follows:

Rule 61(b) is amended to add new Paragraph Number (42).

Form WC-Request to Change Information form, and renumber current paragraphs (42)-(62) so that they become paragraphs (43)-(63) of Rule 61(b).

Rule 102(B)(4) – This rule is amended to remove the requirement that a party requesting a hearing furnish the name and current address of the third party administrator.

The rule now provides as follows:

(4) Any party requesting a hearing shall furnish the correct name and current address of the employee, the employer, and the insurer/self-insurer at the time the hearing is requested.