Texas Labor Code

Sec. § 406.093
Legally Incompetent Employees


The guardian of an injured employee who is a minor or is otherwise legally incompetent may exercise on the employee’s behalf the rights and privileges granted to the employee under this subtitle.


The commissioner by rule shall adopt procedures relating to the method of payment of benefits to legally incompetent employees.
Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 269, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1993.
Amended by:
Acts 2005, 79th Leg., Ch. 265 (H.B. 7), Sec. 3.035, eff. September 1, 2005.

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