delegation

Key Provision of Distressed School Law Struck as Unconstitutional Delegation of Legislative Power

A section of the Public School Code authorizing Philadelphia’s School Reform Commission to suspend provisions of the Charter School Law violates the non-delegation rule, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled in West Phila. Achievement Charter Elem. Sch. v. Sch. Dist. of Phila.

Workers’ Compensation Act’s Adoption of AMA Guides Ruled Unconstitutional

A section of the Workers’ Compensation Act requiring impairment ratings to be determined under current American Medical Association (AMA) guidelines is an unconstitutional delegation of legislative authority, a divided en banc Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court panel held in Protz v. Workers’ Comp. Appeal Bd. (Derry Area Sch. Dist.).

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