Department of Labor and Industry

2011 Meeting Information

Advisory Council Meeting - April 27, 2011

Agenda
July 1, 2011: NCCI Law Only Filing Presentation to LMAC

Advisory Council Meeting Follow-up - April 12, 2011

HB 334 Signing Document - one-page summary of HB 334

Advisory Council Conference Call - April 8, 2011

Agenda
Minutes
Bill Status Report

Advisory Council Conference Call - April 1, 2011

Agenda
Minutes
Bill Status Report

Advisory Council Conference Call - March 25, 2011

Agenda
Bill Status Report

Advisory Council Meeting Follow-up:  Information for March 23, 2011 Hearing on HB 334

Final draft proposed amendments to HB 334
NCCI Pricing (revised 3/23/11)
Comparison of Reichner Bill (HB 334) and Zinke Amendments (revised 3/23/11)

Advisory Council Conference Call -·March 22,·2011

Agenda
Minutes

Advisory Council Conference Call - March 11, 2011

Agenda
Minutes
Bill Status Report
Comparison of Reichner Bill (HB 334) and Zinke Amendments (updated March 9, 2011 to include bill page numbers)
NCCI pricing - HB 334 v. Zinke Amendments (updated)

Advisory Council Meeting - March 3, 2011, 1:00 - 5:00 pm, Red Lion Colonial Inn, Helena

Agenda
Minutes
Bill Status Report
Comparison of Reichner Bill (HB334) and Zinke Amendments (updated March 1, 2011)
NCCI pricing - HB 334 v. Zinke Amendments
NCCI pricing - HB 334 (Two Potential Amendments)
NCCI pricing - Medical Benefits Termination Proposal
NCCI pricing - Impact of Changes in Facility and Non-facility Fee Schedules 
Recommendations on HB 334 for LMAC (3/3/11)

Advisory Council Conference Call - February 18, 2011

Agenda
Bill Status Report
Comparison of Reichner Bill (HB334) and Zinke Amendments
HB 334 with Zinke Amendments
Amendments to HB 334 regarding approval for treating physician
Amendments to HB 334 regarding claim closure and reopening
Amendments to HB 334 regarding course and scope of employment
Amendments to HB 334 regarding eligibility for permanent partial disability
Amendments to HB 334 regarding medical fees
Amendments to HB 334 requiring state fund to decrease rates per NCCI

Advisory Council Conference Call - February 11, 2011

Agenda
Bill Status Report

Advisory Council Conference Call - January 28, 1:00 pm

Agenda
Minutes
Bill Status
Summary of HB 334 (Frank Newhauser, WC consultant)
Comparison of Medical Closing Provision and PPD Limitations in LC 0305 (HB 334) to Those in Other States (Ann Clayton, WC consultant)
Comparison of HB 334 with LMAC bill (ERD staff)
Summary of NCCI Choice of Physician Analysis (Mike Taylor, NCCI)

Advisory Council Conference Call - January 21, 1:00 pm

Agenda
Minutes
Bill Status

Advisory Council Conference Call - January 14, 1:00pm

Agenda
Minutes

Advisory Council Meeting – January 5, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm, Best Western Great Northern, Helena

Agenda
Minutes
Trigger Language Alternatives to Consider
Estimated Cost Impact of Workers' Compensation Cost Changes (January 4, 2011)
Medical Fee Language Alternative for LMAC