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. 31-294h

Workers’ Compensation Act as amended to January 1, 2009

Benefits for police officers suffering mental or emotional impairment.

PREVIOUS Section NEXT Section MENU for WC ACT

Sec. 31-294h. Benefits for police officers suffering mental or emotional impairment. Notwithstanding any provision of this chapter, workers’ compensation benefits for any police officer, as defined in subparagraph (B)(ii) of subdivision (16) of section 31-275, who suffers a mental or emotional impairment arising from such police officer’s use of deadly force or subjection to deadly force in the line of duty, shall be limited to treatment by a psychologist or a psychiatrist who is on the approved list of practicing physicians established by the chairman of the Workers’ Compensation Commission pursuant to section 31-280.

(P.A. 05-208, S. 5.)

PREVIOUS Section NEXT Section MENU for WC ACT

Workers’ Compensation Commission

Page last revised: June 23, 2014

Page URL: http://wcc.state.ct.us/law/wc-act/2009/31-294h.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