Interim (Section 39-71-610, MCA) Benefits, Procedure

Hartford Fire Ins. Co. v. Hostetter [06/25/13] 2013 MTWCC 14 Since this matter was before the Court for disposition on an informal basis, and given the expedited nature of the proceedings, the Court allowed the claimant the opportunity to file a sworn affidavit describing his financial hardship where unsubstantiated assertions by his counsel were insufficient proof.

Montana Health Network v. Graham [12/5/02] 2002 MTWCC 61 Unless formal hearing is requested the Workers' Compensation Court will resolve requests for interim benefits under section 39-71-610, MCA, benefits on an expedited, informal basis, typically by telephone conference with counsel. ARM 24.5.314.