CA: Gov. Vetoes Bill Preventing Denial Of Claim Based On Discriminatory Characteristics

CA: Gov. Vetoes Bill Preventing Denial Of Claim Based On Discriminatory Characteristics

Sacramento, CA (CompNewsNetwork) - This bill would prevent a workers’ compensation claim from being denied or impacted by an apportionment determination because the employee’s injury or death was related to the employee’s race, religious creed, color, national origin, age, gender, marital status, sex, or genetic characteristics. This measure, like Senate Bill 1115 (2008), which Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger previously vetoed … read more