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Law Number

Alaska Stat. 23.30.092

Summary Title

Workers' Compensation: Political Subdivision

Summary

A political subdivision can choose to provide workers' compensation for volunteer ambulance attendants, law enforcement officers, firefighters, or search and rescue personnel.

Full Title

Volunteer ambulance attendants', police officers', firefighters', and search & rescue personnel's insurance

Full Text

A political subdivision may elect to provide benefits and compensation to its volunteer ambulance attendants, police officers, firefighters, or search and rescue personnel by obtaining insurance that would provide its volunteer ambulance attendants, police officers, firefighters, or search and rescue personnel with benefits and compensation at least equivalent to those conferred upon volunteer ambulance attendants, police officers, firefighters, or search and rescue personnel by this chapter, and the election shall be considered compliance with the coverage and insurance provisions of this chapter. The election shall be made by filing copies of the insurance policy or policies with the commissioner.