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Workers’ Compensation Board


Adopted on an emergency basis and proposing the amendments to 12 NYCRR 441.2 (Drug Formulary)

The Chair has adopted on an emergency basis an amendment to 12 NYCRR 441.2, and proposed the amendment to 12 NYCRR 441.2 to create a Special Consideration #4 for the New York Workers’ Compensation Formulary that provides for prescription and dispensing of formulary drugs when there is no Medical Treatment Guideline. A Notice of Emergency Adoption and Proposed Rulemaking will be published in the November 20, 2019 edition of the State RegisterLink to External Website. This emergency rulemaking will be effective for 90 days from its filing on November 5, 2019. Comments on the proposal will be accepted for 60 days after publication. Please submit comments by emailing