2014 Oklahoma Statutes
Title 85A. Administrative Workers' Compensation System
§85A-8. Agreement to waive compensation.

85A OK Stat § 85A-8 (2014) What's This?

A. No agreement by an employee to waive his or her right to compensation shall be valid. No contract, regulation, or device shall operate to relieve the employer or carrier, in whole or in part, from any liability created by this act, except as specifically provided in this act.

B. Any officer of a corporation, sole proprietor, partner of a partnership, member of a limited liability company, member of a professional association, or self-employed employer who is not a subcontractor and who owns and operates his or her own business may, by agreement or contract, exclude himself or herself from coverage or waive his or her right to coverage or compensation under this act.

Added by Laws 2013, c. 208, § 8, eff. Feb. 1, 2014.

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