Labor and Labor Relations

Workers' Compensation – Procedure

SECTION 28-35-50

§ 28-35-50. Resumption of payments on change of status.

If subsequent to the filing of any notice provided for in this chapter there is any change of status of the employee which would affect the right to discontinue, reduce, or suspend compensation payments under §§ 28-35-39 – 28-35-53, such as, the unwarranted discharge of the employee, a reduction of wages suffered by an employee while he or she is still unable to perform the work which he or she did at the time of his or her injury, or the inability of the employee to continue work due to his or her injury, between the time of the filing of the notice and the time of suspension under the notice, or the time of rendering of a decision following a hearing before the workers' compensation court, payments in accordance with the existing agreement, award, finding, or decree shall be resumed or continued.

History of Section.
(G.L. 1938, ch. 300, art. 3, § 12; P.L. 1954, ch. 3297, § 1; G.L. 1956, § 28-35-50.)