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Chapter 4.5. Division of Workers' Compensation
Subchapter 2. Workers' Compensation Appeals Board--Rules and Practice Procedure
Article 5. Pleadings
§10402. Minors, Incompetents as Applicants.
If the Applicant is a minor or incompetent, the Application for Adjudication shall
be accompanied by a Petition for Appointment of a Guardian ad Litem and Trustee.
In those instances where the minor has the right of nomination, the nomination
shall be included in the petition.
Authority cited: Sections 133 and 5307, Labor Code. Reference: Sections 5307.5
and 5500, Labor Code.
1. Amendment exempt from OAL review pursuant to Government Code section 11351
filed 12-19-90; operative 1-1-91 (Register 91, No. 7).
2. Repealer of second paragraph filed 12-19-2002; operative 1-1-2003. Submitted
to OAL for printing only pursuant to Government Code section 11351 (Register
2002, No. 51).
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