803 KAR 25:040. Average weekly wage certification.

RELATES TO: KRS 342.143

STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 342.260

NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 342.143 requires that the average weekly wage of the state be certified to the director by the Department for Social Insurance, Cabinet for Human Resources, in a manner prescribed by the Workers' Compensation Board by administrative regulation. The function of this administrative regulation is to prescribe this manner.

Section 1. Certification of Average Weekly Wage of the State. On or before September 1 of each year, the Secretary of the Cabinet for Human Resources shall certify to the director the "average weekly wage of the state" for the preceding calendar year, pursuant to KRS 342.143. This certification shall include the mathematical calculation used in determining the average weekly wage in accordance with KRS 342.143. (WCB 4-1; 1 Ky.R. 840; Am. 2 Ky.R. 154; eff. 8-13-75.)