Rules Under Development

Vocational rehabilitation

Chapter 296-19A, WAC

All updates for this rule:

Option 2 Benefits (Chapter 296-19A - Vocational Rehabilitation)

The agency is proposing rulemaking to implement Chapter 137, Laws of 2015 (SHB 1496). The proposed rulemaking increases the vocational award (option 2) to an amount equal to nine months of temporary total disability benefits, allows up to 10 percent of training funds to be used for vocational assistance, and provides a longer period of time for workers to make their option 2 selection.735.


Comments Due


Public Hearing


PDF: Proposed Rulemaking (CR 102)

PDF: Proposed Rule Language


PDF: Preproposal (CR-101)

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