HOUSE BILL NO. 158
AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 19 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO WORKERS' COMPENSATION.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE :
Section 1. Amend § 2313(a), Title 19 of the Delaware Code, by adding a new sentence after the second sentence thereof as follows:
"The employer shall provide a copy of the report of injury to the employee upon completion of the report."
Section 2. Amend § 2313(b), Title 19 of the Delaware Code, by adding a new sentence at the end thereof as follows:
"The employee's copy shall contain a summary of the law as provided by the Department."
Section 3. Amend § 2306, Title 19 of the Delaware Code, by adding a new subsection (c) thereto as follows:
"Every employer shall keep a summary of this chapter, approved by the Department, and any applicable regulations published thereunder or a summary thereof, approved by the Department, posted in a conspicuous and accessible location in or about the premises or place of employment and where employees normally pass. Employers shall be furnished copies by the Department on request without charge."
Approved July 09, 2001