TO: Commissioners, District Administrators, Schedulers, Self-Insureds, Insurance Carriers, Attorneys, Unions, Second Injury Fund, Legal Advisory Panel and Advisory Board Members
FROM: Jesse M. Frankl, Chairman
DATE: July 29, 1999
RE: Stipulations


Effective immediately, the following procedure shall be used by all district offices concerning stipulations:

  1. At the time of the request for a stipulation hearing, one of the parties shall fax a copy of the stipulation to the workers’ compensation district office.
  2. Employers, insurance companies, and the Second Injury Fund or their representatives do not have to be present at the stipulation hearing.