Summary: H.R.4609 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (06/21/1994)

Commission on Integration of Workers' Compensation Act of 1994 - Establishes the Commission on Integration of Workers' Compensation Medical Benefits.

Directs the Commission to study and develop a detailed plan for implementing the transfer of financial responsibility for workers' compensation medical benefits to health insurance plans, and recommend whether such a transfer should be effected. Lists implementation and evaluation issues to be addressed.

Requires a Commission report to the President and the Congress.

Authorizes appropriations.

Directs the Secretaries of Health and Human Services and of Labor to promulgate regulations to carry out such integration of financial responsibility for all medical benefits in health insurance plans if the Commission report recommends this and the Congress does not provide otherwise.