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Chapter 4.5. Division of Workers' Compensation
Subchapter 1. Administrative Director--Administrative Rules
Article 5.5. Application of the Official Medical Fee Schedule (Treatment)

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§9790. Authority.

The rules and regulations contained in this Article are adopted pursuant to the authority contained in Sections 133, 4603.5, 307.1 and 5307.3 of the California Labor Code. Sections 9790.1 - 9792.1 and Appendices A-C, contained in this Article, are not applicable for physician services rendered and inpatient hospital facility services for discharges after January 1, 2004, unless otherwise specified in this Subchapter 1. Administrative Director - Administrative Rules.
Note: Authority cited: Sections 133, 4603.5, 5307.1 and 5307.3, Labor Code. Reference: Sections 4600, 4603.2 and 5307.1, Labor Code.
1. New article 5.5 (sections 9790-9792) filed 11-9-77; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 77, No. 46).
2. Amendment of section and Note filed 10-7-93; operative 1-1-94 (Register 93, No. 41). This filing is exempt from much of the APA (including OAL review) pursuant to Government Code section 11351.
3. Editorial correction (Register 95, No. 15).
4. Amendment filed 2-4-2015; operative 3-5-2015. Submitted to OAL for printing only pursuant to Government Code section 11340.9 (Register 2015, No. 6).

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