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What is House Bill 18?

House Bill 18 is sponsored by Representative Ryan Mackenzie (R-134) and institutes a drug “formulary” for injured workers in the workers’ compensation system.  This means that injured workers would only have access to a limited set of prescription medications and treatments when receiving workers’ compensation.   Read More

House Budget Hearing With Labor & Industry Forecasts Upcoming Legislative Battles For Workers

PA House Appropriations Committee members during the Feb. 26, 2013 state budget hearing with the PA Dept. of Labor and Industry (L&I) identified critical legislation workers likely will confront this session, including additional Unemployment Compensation and Workers’ Compensation amendments that favor employers and disadvantage workers.  Read More