Governor Deval Patrick's Budget Recommendation - House 1 Fiscal Year 2014

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Income Insurance

Programs targeted to provide transitional assistance to unemployed and injured workers and their families.


Unemployment Insurance For the purpose of providing economic stability through a weekly benefit payment to workers who are unemployed through no fault of their own and are actively seeking work.
Workers' Compensation For the purpose of administering the workers' compensation system to provide prompt and fair compensation to workers who are injured or become sick on the job including taking action against employers that are in violation of the law. Activities include payment and adjustment of claims, utilization review, rehabilitation, investigations, and medical claims processing.

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