Texas Workers’ Comp Proposes Death Benefits Rule

HB 2119 was signed into law and allows surviving spouses of eligible first responders who died in action to remain eligible for death benefits are remarrying. The Texas Department of Insurance, Division of Workers’ Compensation (TDI-DWC) has been tasked with developing a rule to implement the law.

Click here to view TDI-DWC’s proposed rule. Comments are due on November 12, 2018.