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2015 DWC Proposed and Adopted Rules

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Proposed and Adopted Rules for 2015
Subject Section Number Proposal Filed Proposal Published Adoption Filed Adoption Published Effective Date
CHAPTER 132: DEATH BENEFITS – DEATH AND BURIAL BENEFITS §132.7 and §132.13 11/18/15 12/4/15 2/29/16 3/11/16 3/20/16
CHAPTER 104: General Provisions – Rulemaking §104.1 11/17/15 12/11/15 2/19/16 3/4/16 3/10/16
CHAPTER 129: INCOME BENEFITS – TEMPORARY INCOME BENEFITS §129.3,  §129.11 9/22/2015 10/9/2015 2/8/16 2/19/16 3/2/16
CHAPTER 110 REQUIRED NOTICES OF COVERAGE §110.108 and §110.110 7/27/2015 8/7/2015 11/24/2015 12/11/2015 12/14/2015
CHAPTER 131 BENEFITS – LIFETIME INCOME BENEFITS §131.1 9/29/20014 10/10/2014 2/11/2015 2/27/2015 6/1/2015
CHAPTER 134 BENEFITS – GUIDELINES FOR MEDICAL SERVICES, CHARGES, AND PAYMENTS §§134.802 – 134.805, 134.807, 134.808

EDI Requirement Table

EDI Medical Difference Table

EDI Data Element Edit Table

10/17/2014 10/31/2014 1/21/2015

EDI Requirement Table

EDI Medical Difference Table

EDI Data Element Edit Table

2/6/2015 9/1/2015
CHAPTER 124 CARRIERS: REQUIRED NOTICES AND MODE OF PAYMENT §124.5, §124.6 6/18/2014 7/4/2014 1/2/2015 1/16/2015 6/1/2015

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