Protect Earned Pay

Last updated: Jun 21, 2019

Details about this bill
Category: Wage and Labor
Status: Passed
Sponsor: Senator Erin Herbig, Senate 11 - Waldo County
Session: 129
Bill #: LD 75



UPDATE: This bill was removed from the Appropriations Table. It awaits action by Governor Mills.


Under current law, a person who receives or is scheduled to receive remuneration in the form of vacation pay in excess of 4 weeks' wages or holiday pay is disqualified from receiving unemployment benefits for the week that remuneration is due. This bill removes those disqualifications.