State of the States, January 29

First responder bills in OK and MOWhat's happening this week in workers' compensation? IWP's weekly legislative wrap-up, State of the States, keeps you up to date on important matters within the workers' compensation and pharmacy arena.

This week's legislative wrap-up contains updates including:

  • The Oklahoma legislature is considering a bill that would allow first responders to collect workers' compensation for a mental health injury with no accompanying physical injury.
  • In New York, the Senate is considering a bill that would mandate the Department of Public Health to analyze PDMP data to identify appropriate prescribing of controlled substances.
  • The Missouri House is considering a bill that would expand workers' compensation benefits for first responders in the state.

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This edition also includes updates about Florida and Texas.  

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