BWC Administrator Presents Budget Bill

This week Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) Administrator and CEO Sarah Morrison defended the agency’s proposed budget, HB 27, in testimony. Administrator Morrison testified that the budget request is flat from the previous budget and highlighted, that over the last six years, private employer rates have dropped an average of 28.2%, saving employers $755 million. She presented the agency’s strategic priorities and accomplishments.

The bill proposes several policy changes that Morrison explained, including:

The House will continue hearings on the bill.  2/23/2017