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14.09.02.00.htm 14.09.02.00. Title 14 INDEPENDENT AGENCIES Subtitle 09 WORKERS' COMPENSATION COMMISSION Chapter 02 Requirements for Filing and Amending Claims Authority: Labor and Employment Article, §9-309, 9-314, 9-402, 9-404, 9-602, 9-701, 9-709―9-711, and 9-736; State Government Article, §10-1103; Annotated Code of Maryland
14.09.02.01.htm 14.09.02.01. 01 Definitions.. A. In this chapter, the following terms have the meanings indicated.. B. Terms Defined.. 1) "Apostille" means a certificate issued under the Apostille Convention authenticating the origin of a public document.2) "Apostille Convention" means the Hague Convention of 5 October 1961 Abolishing the Requirement of Legalisation for Foreign Public Documents.3) "Authorization for Disclosure of Health Information" means the executed release authorizing the d
14.09.02.02.htm 14.09.02.02. 02 Requirements for Filing and Amending Claims.. A. Claim for Benefits.. 1) To initiate a claim for benefits, an employee shall file a claim form with the Commission.. 2) The Commission shall reject and return to the claimant a claim form that does not contain sufficient information to process the claim, including:a) The employee's name;. b) The employee's address;. c) The employee's date of birth;. d) The date of the accident or occupational disease;.
14.09.02.03.htm 14.09.02.03. 03 Amendment of Claim to Add an Additional Party, Including the Subsequent Injury Fund and Uninsured Employers’ Fund.A. A party may amend a claim to add another party by filing a Request to Implead a Party form.. B. A party may amend a claim to add an employer, a statutory employer, an insurance carrier, the Subsequent Injury Fund or the Uninsured Employers’ Fund.C. Impleading the Subsequent Injury Fund.. 1) A party impleading the Subsequent Injury Fund more than 30 days before a
14.09.02.04.htm 14.09.02.04. 04 Death and Funeral Benefits.. A. Election for Counties and Municipal Corporations.. 1) A county or municipal corporation may elect for the death benefits provisions of Labor and Employment Article, §9-683.1―9-683.5, Annotated Code of Maryland, to apply to its public safety employees subject to the statutory presumption set forth in Labor and Employment Article, §9-503, Annotated Code of Maryland.2) A county or municipal corporation may make this election by:.
14.09.02.05.htm 14.09.02.05. 05 Foreign Documents.. A. When a document or public record required by this chapter was created or issued in a foreign state the Commission may not accept as supporting documentation:1) Photocopies;. 2) Facsimile copies;. 3) Notarized copies; or. 4) Documents with alterations or erasures.. B. When a document or public record required by this chapter was created or issued in a foreign state and the state of origin is a State Party to the Apostille Convention, the
14.09.02.06.htm 14.09.02.06. 06 Claim for Unpaid Compensation of Deceased Claimant.. A. A person seeking unpaid compensation payments as a dependent of a deceased covered employee under Labor and Employment Article, §9-632, 9-640, or 9-646, Annotated Code of Maryland, shall file an Issue Form in the same claim.B. A person seeking these benefits shall produce at the hearing proof of dependency and proof of death which may include a death certificate, marriage certificate, and birth certificate or order of ad
14.09.02.07.htm 14.09.02.07. 07 Notice to Employer/Insurer of Claim.. A. After a claim is filed, the Commission shall send a Notice of Claim to all parties listed on the claim form and identified through the Commission's database of insurers and employers.B. Insurer Identified.. 1) If an insurer has been identified, the Commission shall send a Response to Employee's Claim form to the insurer for completion.2) The insurer shall file a completed Response to Employee's Claim form with the Commission..
14.09.02.9999.htm 14.09.02.9999. Administrative History Effective date: March 14, 1983 (10:5 Md. R. 466). Chapter revised effective September 27, 2004 (31:19 Md. R. 1433) ―. Chapter revised effective March 7, 2011 (38:5 Md. R. 319) ―. Chapter revised effective March 3, 2014 (41:4 Md. R. 304). Regulation .01-1 repealed effective August 4, 2014 (41:15 Md. R. 892). Regulation .02A amended effective December 10, 2015 (42:24 Md. R. 1505).
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