Statutes, Rules, Regulations, and Other Authorities

©2020 California Workers' Compensation Reporter

 

 

[February–September 2020; 48 CWCR 1–198]

 

CALIFORNIA CONSTITUTION

 

Art. XIV

§4

         1–2, 60, 169

        

 

CALIFORNIA STATUTES

 

Civil Code

1431.2 (Proposition 51)

         62, 122, 151, 172

3294(b)

         118–19

3293(c)

         119

3333.1

         100

3333.2

         100

3333.1–3333.2

         98

 

Code of Civil Procedure

340.2

         119

387

         98

437(c)

         37

641(d)

         34

641(f)

         34

 

Corporations Code

16202(c)(3)

         78

 

Education Code

48900(a)(1)–(a)(2)

         109

49079

         109

49079(c)

         109

 

Evidence Code

210

         12

500

         42

702

         117

1200(a)

         117

1523(b)

         118

 

Government Code

12900–12996 (Fair Employment and Housing Act (FEHA))

         13, 118, 163–65

12926(c)

         163

12940(a)

         13

12940(h)

         13, 118

12940(j)

         13

12940(j)(1)

         96

12940(k)

         13, 96

12965(b)

         96

20046

         81

21166

         81

21364

         50

21537

         50

21541

         50

 

Insurance Code

1063.1

         99

1063.1(c)(1)

         99

1871.4

         34

1871.4(a)

         34

1871.5

         34

 

Labor Code

62.5

         160

77.8

         196

111

         2

133

         2

139.2

         21

139.48

         135

248.1

         195

2750.3 (former)

         25, 44, 46, 71, 80, 124, 127, 132, 175

2775–2787

         175

2786

         175

2802

         96

3200 et seq.

         2

3201

         32

3202

         25, 27, 66, 115, 167, 180

3202.5

         105, 130

3208.1

         60, 84, 84–85, 111–12

3208.2

         99, 112

3208.3

         31, 183

3208.3(b)

         138

3208.3(d)

         182–83

3208.3(e)(4)

         13

3212.1

         9, 107–08, 133–35, 153–54

3212.1(d)

         134

3212.86

         196

3212.87

         196

3212.88

         196

3351

         79–80, 165

3351–3352

         180

3351(i)

         25

3352(a)(9)

         165

3366

         175–80

3366(a)

         176

3370

         3

3501

         55

3550(d)

         2

3600

         180

3600(a)

         65,

3600(a)(2)

         66

3600(a)(4)

         129

3600(a)(5)

         32

3600(a)(6)

         31–32

3600(a)(7)

         114–115

3600(a)(9)

         190–91

3600.5(a)

         91–92

3600.5(c)

         90–92

3600.5(c)(1)

         91

3600.5(c)(1)(A)

         91

3600.5(c)(1)(B)

         91

3600.5(c)(3)

         91                                                                                                                                                          

3600.5(d)

         90–92

3600.5(d)(1)

         92

3600.5(d)(1(A)

         91–92

3600.5(d)(1)(B)

         91–92

3602(a)

         65

3722

         80

3852

         169

3853

         99

3856

         89

3856(b)

         42

3859

         99

3860(a)

         99

3861

         89

4060

         10–12, 184, 186

4060–4062

         12

4060–4062.2

         10

4060(b)

         183, 186

4060.1

         11

4060.2

         11–12

4061

         11–12, 159

4061(b)

         11

4061.5

         35–36, 86

4062

         11–12, 159

4062–4062.2

         12

4062(c)

         10

4062.1

         11

4062.2

         10–12, 183, 186

4062.2(b)

         8, 186

4062.3

         10, 102

4062.3(a)

         12

4062.3(a)(2)

         10

4062.3(b)

         10

4062.3(c)

         11

4064(d)

         11–12, 186

4150–4157

         165

4553

         109, 178

4558

         194–95

4558(a)(2)

         194

4558(a)(5)

         194

4600

         161

4601(i)

         12

4605

         10–12

4610

         161

4610.5

         161

4610.6

         160

4610.6(h)(5)

         161

4628(c)

         85

4628(e)

         85

4628(j)

         85

4650–4657

         114

4650(d)

         32–33

4658.5(c)

         2–4, 51

4658.7

         135

4658.7(b)

         3

4658.7(h)

         2–4, 51

4660

         6, 139–40

4660(c)

         6, 61

4660(d)

         185

4660.1

         4–5, 6, 148

4660.1(b)

         18

4660.1(c)(1)

         5

4660.1(c)(2)

         183)

4660.1(c)(2)(A)

         4–5

4660.1(c)(2)(B)

         183

4660.1(c)(2)(A)–(B)

         5

4660.1(c)(2)(B)

         4–5

4660.1(d)

         61, 185

4660.1(h)

         185

4661.5

         50

4662(a)

         53–55, 59, 139

4662(a)(1)

         52–53, 56

4662(a)(2)

         55

4662(a)(4)

         55

4662(b)

         112

4663

         29–31, 52–54, 56, 61–63, 106, 112, 148

4664

         53, 61–63, 112, 148, 181–82

4664(a)

         52–54, 56

4664(b)

         29–31, 55–56, 61–63

4664(c)(1)

         53, 55

4700

         50

4702(b)

         50

4703.5

         52

4704

         50–52

4706.5

         196

4707

         50–51

4750 (former)

         133

4751

         71, 131–33, 139–40

4753

         131, 133

4800

         196

4800.5

         196

4850

         196

5300

         1–3

5301

         9

5303

         99

5305

         91–92

5313

         138, 160

5315

         160

5402

         102

5410

         155–56

5412

         60, 84

5500.5

         60

5501

         186

5502(d)(3)

         84

5701

         86, 88, 111

5702

         159

5705(b)

         130

5708

         86

5801

         56

5803

         155–56, 159

5900(b)

         181

5906

         86

5909

         160

5911

         181

 

Penal Code

118

         34

830.1

         154

830.1(b)

         154

 

California Acts by Name

Fair Employment and Housing Act (FEHA)

         13–14, 16, 95–98, 118, 163–65

Fair Responsibility Act (Proposition 51)

         62, 122, 151, 172

Government Claims Act (GCA)

         16

Occupational Safety and Health Act (Cal-OSHA)

         22

Medical Injury Compensation Reform Act (MICRA)

         98

 

 

CALIFORNIA SESSION LAWS

 

Statutes of 2020

Chap. 38 (AB 2257)

   175

Chap. 45 (AB 1867)

   195

Chap. 85 (SB 1159)

   196

 

Statutes of 2019

Chap. 296 (AB 5)

         3, 175

 

Statutes of 2012

Chap. 363 (SB 863)

         6, 18, 55, 61, 66, 100, 110, 143, 148, 185

 

Statutes of 2004

Chap. 34 (SB 899)

         3, 6, 18, 36, 40, 45, 61, 100, 104, 106, 110, 143, 148, 160, 185

 

Statutes of 1989

Chap. 892 (AB 276 and SB 47)

         15

 

 

CALIFORNIA BILLS —2020

 

[Note: Not listed below, but noted in CWCR’s March issue at pages 44–46, are more than 20 bills that did no more than exempt particular occupations and businesses from application of the ABC test for independent contractor status. Many of those occupations are now exempted in newly-enacted Labor Code §§2775–2787.]

 

Assembly Bills

196

         127, 171

323

         196

664

         101, 103, 171

1419

         44, 73

1426

         44, 73

1850

         124, 146, 171

1867

         195

1928

         25, 71

2169

         43

2257

         171, 175

2294

         43

2398

         43, 71, 101, 103, 146, 171

2665

         43, 71

2750

         44

2797

         43, 71

2864

         43

3056

         43

3295

         43

 

Senate Bills

806

         25, 71, 101, 122

893

         43, 71, 101, 123

924

         44, 72

975

         44–45, 72

990

         124

1047

         44, 73, 102, 124

1159

         124, 147, 172, 196

1371

         44, 147, 172, 196

1399

 

44, 73, 101

 

 

CALIFORNIA CODE OF REGULATIONS

 

Title 8

Qualified Medical Evaluator (QME Rules)

30(b)(3)

         116

31.1(b)

         8–9

31.5(a)(2)

         185–86

31.5(a)(9)

         9

31.5(a)(10)

         8–9

35(e)

         11–12

35.5(g)(2)

         8

36.7

         103

78

         102–03

78(a)(6)

         102

78(b)

         102

78(g)

         103

 

Cal-OSHA Rules

5110

         158

 

Administrative Director Rules

9720.1–9723

         192

9785(a)(2)

         35–36

9785(c)

         35–36

9785(e)(3)

         35

9785(e)(4)

         35

9785(h)

         36

9793(c)(2)

         35

9812

         159

10109

         85

10133.54

         1–4, 51

10133.54(g)

         2

10205.7(a)

         74

10430

         35

 

WCAB Rules

10700(b)

         159

10843(a) (former)

         89

10882 (former)

         159

10940(a)

         74

10940(b)

         74

10955(a)

         89

 

 

OTHER RULES, SCHEDULES, AND GUIDES

 

American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine Practice Guidelines (ACOEM Guidelines)

         18, 45

 

American Medical Association Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Disabilities  (AMA Guides) (5th ed., 2005

Generally

8, 36, 57–59 (§1.4), 62, 79, 104, 106, 110, 137, 153, 155–56, 181–82, 184

Sections

   2.5h

         181

  15.2

         181

  15.8

         181

Tables

  18-4

         155–56

                         

 

California Approved Civil [Jury] Instructions (CACI)

401

         41

473

         39

1009B

         19, 93–94

5013

         142, 144

 

California Rules of Court

8.115(a)

         67

8.1115

         130

 

 

DWC Schedule for Rating Permanent Disabilities

         137

 

DWC 2005 Schedule for Rating Permanent Disabilities (PDRS)

         18, 56–58, 61, 104, 132, 184-85

 

DWC 1997 Schedule for Rating Permanent Disabilities (PDRS)

         6, 112

 

 

UNITED STATES STATUTES

 

United States Code

Title 46

§30104 (Jones Act)

         67

 

U.S. Acts by Name

Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA)

         95

Congressional Review Act (CRA)

         158

Employment Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA)

         95

Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

         95

Jones Act

         67–68

Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA)

         158

 

TEXTS AND TREATISES

California Tort Damages (2d ed., Cal CEB 2002)

§14.11A

         121

§§14.20–14.23

         121

        

California Tort Guide (3d ed., Cal CEB 1996)

§§4.53–4.57

         18

§§11.8–11.18

         144

 

California Workers’ Compensation Practice (4th ed., Cal CEB 2003)

§§2.75–2.76

         80

 

California Workers’ Damages Practice (2d ed., Cal CEB 2001)

§3.9

         100

§3.25

         118

§§3.50–3.50B

         144

§3.50A

         118

§§3.50A–3.50B

         194

§3.56

         100

Chap. 4

         90

§4.5

         42

§4.12

         66, 167, 180

§4.19

         16

§4.25

         42

§4.35

         194

§§4.37–4.63

         180

§§4.53–4.56

         195          

§4.67

         16

§4.72

         165

§4.74

         16, 98, 121

§4.80

         98, 165

§§4.95–4.96

         69

Chap. 5

         90

§5.6

         18, 167

Chap. 7

         100

§7.4

         100

§8.6

         100

§9.5

         170

§§9.8–9.13A

         38, 95

§§9.8A–9.13A

         21

§9.10

         142, 170

§9.12

         142

§§9.13–9.16

         41, 70

§9.21B

         145, 194

 

Restatement (Second) of the Law of Torts

324A

         170