Bulletin No. 34-04
July 6, 2004

Permanent lien filing fee regulations in effect as of June 30, 2004

Final regulations implementing Labor Code section 4903.05 requiring a lien filing fee of $100 for each initial medical and medical-legal lien have been approved by the Office of Administrative Law and are in effect for liens filed on or after June 30, 2004. The Labor Code provision was added last year as part of Senate Bill 228.

These permanent regulations, which replace previously adopted emergency regulations, can be found at: http://www.dir.ca.gov/dwc/dwcpropregs/LienPayEmerRegs.htm.