Clarify the Disqualification from Unemployment Benefits of a Person Who Is Terminated from Employment for Being Under the Influence of Marijuana
|Category:||Wage and Labor|
|Sponsor:||Senator Scott Cyrway, Senate 16 - Kennebec County|
|Bill #:||LD 1013|
UPDATE: This bill has been signed into law.
This bill clarifies that an individual whose employment is terminated because of the individual's being under the influence of marijuana while on duty or when reporting to work is disqualified from unemployment benefits, as is currently the case for alcohol and illegal drugs.