Workers’ Compensation Insurance Committee

All model laws and resolutions on this page have been adopted by the NCOIL Executive Committee, unless otherwise indicated.



NCOIL Workers’ Compensation Drug Formulary Model – Adopted 12/13/19

Model Act on Workers’ Compensation Coverage for Volunteer Firefighters (with drafting note) – Originally Adopted 11/24/13; Readopted 7/15/18

Workers' Compensation Pharmaceutical Reimbursement Rates Model Act – Originally Adopted 7/12/13; Readopted 7/15/18; Amended 12/8/18

Construction Industry Workers’ Compensation Coverage Act – Originally Adopted 11/22/09; Readopted 7/15/18

Model Act Regarding Workers’ Compensation Insurance Coverage in Professional Employer Organization (PEO) Relationships – Originally Adopted 11/15/07; Readopted 11/24/13, 7/15/18

Trucking/Messenger Courier Industries Workers' Comp Model Act – Originally Adopted 3/6/11; Readopted 7/17/16; To be considered for re-adoption during the NCOIL Summer Meeting in July 2021

Model Agreement Between Jurisdictions to Govern Coordination of Claims and Coverage – Supported 7/22/06, 7/17/11, 7/14/16; To be considered for re-adoption during the NCOIL Summer Meeting in July 2021

Model State Structured Settlement Protection Act (NSSTA/NASP Compromise Model) -- Supported 2/27/04, 7/22/06, 7/17/11, 11/20/16; To be considered for re-adoption during the NCOIL Summer Meeting in July 2021



Resolution in Support of S. 2731 Medicare Secondary Payer Reform – Adopted 11/23/14

In Support of H.R. 5284, Establishing Workers’ Compensation Medicare Secondary Payer Reforms – Adopted 11/23/08, 7/15/12

Supporting Protections for Workers' Compensation Proof-of-Coverage Information – Adopted 11/20/11

Urging States to Implement a System to Monitor/Analyze Workers' Comp Performance – Adopted 11/21/10

Opposing Creation of a Federal Workers’ Compensation Commission – Adopted 7/12/09

Supporting OSHA Ergonomics Guidelines for Nursing Homes -- Adopted 3/4/05

Calling Upon OSHA to Leave Workers' Compensation Issues to the Purview of State Authorities -- Adopted 07/07/00; Amended 11/21/02

On Medical Privacy – Adopted 7/13/01

On Workers’ Compensation Managed Care – Originally Adopted 11/12/95; Readopted 7/13/01



Work Comp Committee Interim Meeting Minutes - Oct. 10, 2019

Work Comp Committee Interim Meeting Minutes - May 29, 2020 - Draft




Best Practices to Address Opioid Abuse, Misuse & Diversion – Originally Adopted 11/24/13; Expanded 7/13/14