WSR 03-04-096

INTERPRETIVE AND POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

LABOR AND INDUSTRIES

[ Filed February 4, 2003, 1:15 p.m. ]

In accordance with RCW 34.05.230(12), following is a list of Policy and Interpretive Statements issued by the department for December 2002.

If you have any questions or need additional information, please call Carmen Moore at (360) 902-4206.


Insurance Services Division

INTERIM POLICY 61.04 Processing Applications for Elective Coverage.

This policy applies to state fund and self-insured workers' compensation claims. This policy does not apply to crime victims. This policy provides guidelines for staff when processing applications for elective coverage for excluded or exempted employments. The policy was updated to include the department's decision that we will accept faxed elective coverage applications, but benefits will not begin until the day after the date the fax is received. This policy was amended December 20, 2002.

Contact Linda Norris, Mailstop 4310, phone (360) 902-4999.

Carmen Moore

Legislative and Governmental

Affairs Office

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