WCIS eNews No. 44
July 1, 2004


DWC regulation changes penalties for non-compliance with WCIS

The Division of Workers’ Compensation has published its proposed penalties for non-compliance with WCIS. Please go to the following links for more information and so that you can provide feedback. All comments must be submitted by July 15, 2004.

Penalty Schedule for Failure to Comply with WCIS Reporting Requirement:
http://www.dir.ca.gov/dwc/DWCWCABForum/3.asp?ForumID=26&RegID=163

- for text, go to:
http://www.dir.ca.gov/dwc/ForumDocs/AuditRegs/10111-50.pdf

Full Compliance Audit Penalty Schedules: Target Audit Penalty Schedules; Target Audit Penalty Schedule Section - (b)(28) on page 16:
http://www.dir.ca.gov/dwc/DWCWCABForum/3.asp?ForumID=26&RegID=160

- for text, go to:
http://www.dir.ca.gov/dwc/ForumDocs/AuditRegs/10111-2.pdf#page=16

If you have any questions, please contact your TP contact, listed below.

Alice Cantu, trading partners - B, D-F, N, O, W-Y
e-mail: ecantu@dir.ca.gov
Tel: 415.703-4418 Fax: 415.703.5911

Damon Chen, trading partners - C, G-H, M, P-R
e-mail: dcchen@dir.ca.gov
Tel. 415.703-4413 Fax: 415.703.5911

Johnny Lee, trading partners - A, I-L, S, U-V, Z
e-mail: jblee@dir.ca.gov
Tel: 415.703.4427 Fax: 415.703.5911


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