DATE: Thursday, June 29, 2000


TIME: 10:00 am until business is completed


PLACE: State Building
320 W. 4th Street
First Floor Multipurpose Room
Los Angeles, California


I. Call to Order
    Minutes from the April 13, 2000 meeting
         Tom Rankin, Chair

II. Report on the Division of Workers’ Compensation
     Request for Proposals (RFP) for the DWC Judicial System Study
           Richard Gannon, DWC Administrative Director

III. Update on CHSWC Study of Permanent Disability by Rand
       Final Draft of Private Self Insured study and Economic Consequences report
            Robert T. Reville, Ph.D., Economist, Rand

IV.  Report on the California Low Back Pain Claimant Cohort Study
       Niklas Krause, MD, PhD, MPH, School of Public Health, UC Berkeley and Public Health Institute

V.Status Report on Loss Control Study
    Final Report on CHSWC Study of Workers’ Compensation Pharmaceutical Costs
          Frank Neuhauser, Survey Research Center, UC Berkeley

VI.  CHSWC 1999-2000 Annual Report
        Christine Baker, CHSWC Executive Officer

VII. Other Business / Public Questions and Comments* / Adjournment

*Please Note: Public comments are limited to three minutes per speaker.
Topics are subject to CHSWC review and approval.

Note: The agenda may be adjusted, if necessary, depending upon the time needed for discussion of each item.