H.R.5891 - Defense Base Act Insurance Improvement Act of 2012112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Cummings, Elijah E. [D-MD-7] (Introduced 06/05/2012)|
|Committees:||House - Education and the Workforce; Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||House - 09/26/2012 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5891 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (06/05/2012)
Defense Base Act Insurance Improvement Act of 2012 - Amends the Defense Base Act (the Act) to require satisfaction through the Government Defense Base Act self-insurance program of insurance and benefits requirements imposed on defense contractors with respect to on-job injuries.
Directs the Secretaries of Defense (DOD) and Labor to jointly: (1) develop and execute an implementation strategy for a self-insurance program for insurance required by the Act, and (2) report to Congress on such strategy and on the implementation of this Act.