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Law Number

22 GCA 9104(f)

Summary Title

Workers' Compensation: Volunteer


An individual who, voluntarily or without compensation, provides services to the government and is injured or killed while doing so is entitled to workers' compensation.

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(f) Any person who may be injured in performing service for the government of Guam in any voluntary or unpaid capacity under the authorized direction of a public officer or employee, and who shall not have secured payment of his hospital and medical expenses from the government of Guam or under any other provisions of law and shall not have secured payment thereof from any third person, shall be paid his reasonable hospital and medical expenses by the Government of Guam.