State of Connecticut Workers' Compensation Commission, John A. Mastropietro, Chairman
Home News RSS News QUICK Find Index Search E-Mail
General Information Glossary Law CRB Opinions Workers' Compensation Commission Downloadable Forms and Publications Links

Sec. 31-307c

Workers’ Compensation Act as amended to January 1, 1997

Compensation under agreements or awards effected prior to October 1, 1953.

PREVIOUS Section NEXT Section MENU for WC ACT

Sec. 31-307c. Compensation under agreements or awards effected prior to October 1, 1953. Any person who received compensation for total incapacity under a workers’ compensation agreement or award effected prior to October 1, 1953, shall receive such compensation as was authorized by such agreement or award under section 31-307 or for not longer than the period of total disability, and shall be paid in addition thereto the cost-of-living adjustment provided for under subsection (b) of section 31-307a. The compensation authorized under this section, including the cost-of-living adjustment, shall be paid out of the Second Injury Fund provided for in section 31-354. Such compensation and cost-of-living adjustment shall be paid only for weeks of total disability existing or commencing on or after October 1, 1969.

(1967, P.A. 842, S. 30; 1969, P.A. 696, S. 7; P.A. 79-376, S. 45; P.A. 91-207, S. 4, 9.)

History: 1969 act specified applicability of cost-of-living adjustments; P.A. 79-376 replaced “workmen’s compensation” with “workers’ compensation”; P.A. 91-207 made a technical change in fund’s name.

PREVIOUS Section NEXT Section MENU for WC ACT

Workers’ Compensation Commission

Page last revised: July 28, 2014

Page URL: http://wcc.state.ct.us/law/wc-act/1997/31-307c.htm

Workers’ Compensation Commission Disclaimer, Privacy Policy and Website Accessibility

State of Connecticut Workers' Compensation Commission, John A. Mastropietro, Chairman
Home News RSS News QUICK Find Index Search E-Mail
General Information Glossary Law CRB Opinions Workers' Compensation Commission Downloadable Forms and Publications Links