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New York State
Workers' Compensation Board
328 State Street  Schenectady, New York 12305
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo

Subject No. 046-1304

Proposed Amendment of 12 NYCRR 325-1.3

Date: June 10, 2020

The Chair proposes the amendment of 12 NYCRR 325-1.3 to change "physicians" to "treating providers" to conform to the expanded provider law. This amendment also clarifies that the prescribed format for submitting reports may be electronic and allows carriers, self-insured employers, and TPAs to designate a single mailing address for medical reports and bills. The Notice of Proposed Rule Making was published in the June 10, 2020 edition of the State RegisterLink to External Website. Comments regarding the proposal will be accepted for 60 days after publication. Please submit comments by emailing


Clarissa M. Rodriguez