AN ACT RELATIVE TO THE INDUSTRIAL ACCIDENT NOMINATING PANEL.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
The first paragraph of section 9 of chapter 23E of the General Laws, as
appearing in the 1994 Official Edition, is hereby amended by striking out the
first and second sentences and inserting in place thereof the following two
sentences:- There shall be an industrial accident nominating panel to consist
of thirteen members. The panel shall include the governor's legal counsel, the
director of labor and workforce development, the director of economic
development, the commissioner of the
department of industrial accidents and the senior judge, and eight members to
be appointed by the governor, two of whom shall be representatives of business,
two of whom shall be representatives of organized labor, one of whom shall be a
provider, one of whom shall be an attorney who represents claimants in workers'
matters, one of whom shall be an attorney who represents employers or insurers
compensation matters, and one of whom shall be an attorney who does not