3.01: Scope and Authority
452 CMR 3.00 is promulgated pursuant to M.G.L. c. 152, § 5 for the purpose of carrying out the provisions of M.G.L. c. 152. The Workers' Compensation Trust Fund (Trust Fund) established by M.G.L. c. 152, § 65, shall be administered, and compensation paid, in accordance with 452 CMR 3.00 and with periodic Circular Letters issued by the Department.