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2016 Regular Session
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At the request of:
Chief Sponsors: Representative Olson, Rayfield, Senator Devlin, Gelser
Regular Sponsors: Representative Barker, Barnhart, Doherty, Evans, Gilliam, Holvey, Hoyle, Lively, Nosse, Piluso, Vega Pederson, Witt, Senator Johnson, Rosenbaum (Presession Filed)
Bill Title: Relating to unemployment benefits of individuals who are unemployed due to lockouts; and declaring an emergency.
Catchline/Summary: Provides for temporary lockout benefits, equal to weekly unemployment benefit amount of individual's most recent unemployment benefit claim, to individual who is unemployed due to lockout.
Caps temporary lockout benefits at lesser of 26 times weekly benefit amount of individual's most recent unemployment benefit claim or amount paid before lockout ends. Provides that employer shall be charged for temporary lockout benefits in manner provided for charging employers for regular benefits. Provides for retroactive payment of temporary lockout benefits to individuals unemployed due to lockout at time of passage of measure. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
Chapter Number: Chapter 27
Fiscal Impact: Fiscal Impact Issued
Revenue Impact: Revenue Impact Issued
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