WCAB’s Final SB 863 Rules Effective on October 23, 2013

The Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board (WCAB) has adopted its final Rules of Practice and Procedure (Rules) implementing Senate Bill 863 (SB 863). The Office of Administrative Law has filed the WCAB’s new Rules with the Secretary of State. The new Rules will become effective on October 23.

The newly adopted Rules, and their related Final Statement of Reasons, are posted on the WCAB’s website. The originally proposed Rules, the subsequent proposed modifications, and their related documents may also be found at this site.

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