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Sec. 31-307c
(Workers' Compensation Act revised to January 1, 2001)

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


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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.


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