senate bill 1 http://kbia.org en Mo. Senate Gives 1st-Round Approval To Workers' Comp, 2nd Injury Fund Fix http://kbia.org/post/mo-senate-gives-1st-round-approval-workers-comp2nd-injury-fund-fix The <a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/">Missouri Senate </a>on Tuesday night&#160;gave first-round approval to a workers’ compensation bill that includes a proposed fix for the state’s ailing Second Injury Fund.<p><a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/13info/bts_web/Bill.aspx?SessionType=R&#38;BillID=16944728">Senate Bill 1</a> would replenish the fund by temporarily doubling the fees business may be charged, while restricting the types of injuries that would be covered.&#160; The sponsor,&#160;<a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/13info/members/mem02.htm">State Senator Scott Rupp</a> (R, Wentzville), calls it an ideal compromise. Wed, 13 Feb 2013 14:20:54 +0000 Marshall Griffin 28813 at http://kbia.org Mo. Senate Gives 1st-Round Approval To Workers' Comp, 2nd Injury Fund Fix