§ 28-53-3. Powers and duties of the fund.
The fund shall:
(a) Be obligated to pay covered claims as determined by the director or the workers' compensation court pursuant to the provisions of this section;
(b) Investigate claims brought against the fund and adjust, compromise, settle and pay covered claims to the extent of the fund's allocation;
(c) Establish procedures for managing the assets of the fund;
(d) Sue or be sued; and
(e) Perform any and all acts necessary to effectuate the humanitarian purposes of this chapter.
(P.L. 2007, ch. 509, § 1.)