Enrolled Senate Bill (S)
Authored by: Sen. Philip Boots, Sen. Lindel Hume, Sen. James Buck
Co-Authors: Sen. James Arnold, Sen. Dennis Kruse, Sen. Lonnie Randolph
Sponsors: Rep. Randall Frye
  • Sen. Philip Boots
    Sen. Philip Boots

    Author

  • Sen. Lindel Hume
    Sen. Lindel Hume

    Author

  • Sen. James Buck
    Sen. James Buck

    Author

  • Sen. James Arnold
    Sen. James Arnold

    Co-Author

  • Sen. Dennis Kruse
    Sen. Dennis Kruse

    Co-Author

  • Sen. Lonnie Randolph
    Sen. Lonnie Randolph

    Co-Author

  • Rep. Randall Frye
    Rep. Randall Frye

    Sponsor

  • Rep. Karlee Macer
    Rep. Karlee Macer

    Co-Sponsor

  • Rep. Dan Forestal
    Rep. Dan Forestal

    Co-Sponsor

DIGEST

Emergency medical services provider disability benefits. Authorizes a municipal corporation to provide programs of disability insurance (programs) to its emergency medical services providers who become disabled as the result of an injury or illness: (1) that is not covered by worker's compensation or occupational diseases compensation; or (2) for which worker's compensation or occupational diseases compensation has been exhausted. Provides that the elimination or waiting period before a benefit begins may not be greater than: (1) 30 days, for a short term disability program; or (2) 120 days, for a long term disability program. Allows a municipal corporation to provide the programs by purchasing policies of ... group insurance or establishing a self-insurance program. Requires the fiscal body of a municipal corporation to approve the establishment of a self-insurance program. Allows the programs to exclude part-time employees and individuals who provide services to the municipal corporation under a contract. (The introduced version of this bill was prepared by the pension management oversight commission.)