Improve the Unemployment Compensation System

Last updated: Jun 12, 2017

Details about this bill
Category: Wage and Labor
Status: Defeated
Sponsor: Senator Troy Jackson, Senate 35 - York County
Session: 128
Bill #: LD 1116

Position:

Monitoring.

UPDATE: This bill has been indefinitely postponed.

Summary:

This bill is a concept draft pursuant to Joint Rule 208.

This bill proposes to change the Employment Security Law to make improvements to the unemployment compensation system to ensure the accumulation of funds is adequate to pay benefits during periods of unemployment, the highest skills of unemployed workers are used and the serious social consequences of unemployment are limited.