Department of Labor and Regulation

Title - Workers' Compensation

Proposed Administrative Rules

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Department of Labor & Regulation
Division of Labor and Management
Notice of Public Hearing to Adopt Rules

A public hearing will be held in the Conference Room 3, Kneip Building, 700 Governors Drive, Pierre, South Dakota, on May 10, 2016 at 10 a.m., to consider the adoption and amendment of proposed rules to the following:

Chapter 47:03:05

The effect of the rules is to revise the workers compensation fee schedule;

The reasons for adopting these rules are to change references to the most current version of the relative values manual the department uses, and to revise the conversion factors for some medical services.

Persons interested in presenting data, opinions, and arguments for or against the proposed rules may do so by appearing in person at the hearing or by sending them to the South Dakota Division of Labor and Management, 700 Governors Drive, Pierre, South Dakota 57501.

After the hearing, the Division of Labor and Management will consider all written and oral comments it receives on the proposed rules. The comment period will remain open for ten days following the public hearing. The Division may modify or amend a proposed rule at that time to include or exclude matters that are described in this notice.

Notice is further given to individuals with disabilities that this hearing is being held in a physically accessible place. Please notify the Division of Labor and Management at least 48 hours before the public hearing if you have special needs for which special arrangements must be made. The telephone number for making special arrangements is 605.773.3681.

View the text of the proposed rules (in Adobe PDF format). The rules may also be obtained as a Microsoft Word attachment by emailing Paper copies of the proposed rules may be obtained without charge from:

Department of Labor and Regulation
Division of Labor and Management
123 W. Missouri Ave.
Pierre, South Dakota 57501-2291


Marcia Hultman, Secretary
123 W. Missouri Ave.
Pierre, SD 57501-4505
Tel. 605.773.3101
Fax. 605.773.6184