Kelly signs bipartisan workers’ comp reforms


Gov. Laura Kelly on Thursday signed a bill cementing a settlement reached between labor and business that will raise the caps on workers' compensation claims while limiting administrative costs for employers.

"This legislation is a win for our workforce, our businesses, and organized labor,” Kelly said in a statement announcing she signed the bill.

“The reforms in this legislation will create a more just and efficient workers compensation system that increases the benefits for injured workers while creating administrative efficiencies and maintaining stability for businesses . . .


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