Montana Code Annotated 2023



Part 23. Compensation Plan Number Three

Pooled Risk Safety Group

39-71-2332. Pooled risk safety group. (1) Subject to Title 33, chapter 16, the state fund may establish one or more groups of individual policies in a pooled risk safety group to promote safety as a way to reduce losses among members of the pooled risk safety group.

(2) Each member of a pooled risk safety group must be eligible as provided in 39-71-2331 and must have an individual workers' compensation plan No. 3 policy. An individual policy may be included in only one group.

(3) The state fund shall annually establish the terms and conditions of the plan that defines the requirements of participation for a pooled risk safety group. The plan must include the criteria to be eligible for an aggregate return of premium and a method for apportioning the return of premium among members of the group.

(4) The aggregate record of the individual members of the pooled risk safety group is the basis for determining if the members of the pooled risk safety group qualify for a return on premiums.

History: En. Sec. 2, Ch. 218, L. 2009; amd. Sec. 18, Ch. 320, L. 2015.