Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity
Workers' Compensation Agency
Administrative Rules for Workers’ Compensation Board of Magistrates General Rules
Rule Set 2019-130 LE
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
Wednesday, July 7, 2021
Room L-150, Cadillac Place Bldg.
3026 W Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI
The Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity will hold a public hearing to receive public
comments on proposed changes to the Workers’ Compensation Board of Magistrates General Rules rule
The Workers’ Disability Compensation Board of Magistrates rules apply to practice and procedures
before the board.
The Request for Rules specifically references Part 13 (R 792.11301 – R 792.11313) of the Michigan
Administrative Hearing System, Administrative Hearing Rules, currently located within Licensing and
Regulatory Affairs - Michigan Office Of Administrative Hearings and Rules. As a result of Executive
Order 2019-13, Part 13 will be rescinded by MOAHR, and promulgated by LEO, Workers’ Disability
Compensation Agency. Some of the specific rules in Part 13 will be updated to reflect changes in
process and procedure.
By authority conferred on the director of the workers' disability compensation agency by sections 205
and 213 of the worker’s disability compensation act of 1969, 1969 PA 317, MCL 418.205 and 418.213,
section 33 of the administrative procedures act of 1969, 1969 PA 306, MCL 24.233, and Executive
Reorganization Order Nos. 1996-2, 1999-3, 2002-1, 2003-1, and 2019-3, MCL 445.2001, 418.3,
445.2004, 445.2011, and 125.1998. The proposed rules will take effect immediately after filing with the
Secretary of State. The proposed rules are published on the State of Michigan web site at
proposed rules may also be obtained by mail or electronic transmission at the following address:
Comments on these proposed rules may be made at the hearing or by mail or electronic mail at the
following address until 7/7/2021 at 05:00PM.
Workers’ Disability Compensation Agency, 2501 Woodlake Circle, Okemos, MI 48864
The public hearing will be conducted in compliance with the 1990 Americans with Disabilities Act. If the
hearing is held at a physical location, the building will be accessible with handicap parking available.
Anyone needing assistance to take part in the hearing due to disability may call 800-833-5833 to make