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§ 993. Investigations

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 77 P.S. Workers’ Compensation

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 77 P.S. Workers' Compensation (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 6. Procedure (Refs & Annos)
Procedures Regarding Expeditious Payment of Claims (Refs & Annos)
77 P.S. § 993
§ 993. Investigations
The board, department and any referee1 shall have the power to conduct any investigation which may be deemed necessary in any matter properly before them. Such investigations may be made by the board or referee personally, or by any officer or employe of the department, or by any inspector of the department, or by any person or persons authorized by law. Every inspector and employe of the department is hereby empowered and directed to conduct any investigation authorized by this act, at the request of the board, department or any referee, with the consent of the secretary.


1915, June 2, P.L. 736, No. 338, art. IV, § 437, added 1972, Feb. 8, P.L. 25, No. 12, § 3.


Reference to “referee” deemed to be reference to “workers' compensation judge”, pursuant to 1996, June 24, P.L. 350, No. 57, § 31.
77 P.S. § 993, PA ST 77 P.S. § 993
Current through Act 13 of the 2024 Regular Session. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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