HI SB576 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 8-0)
Status: Introduced on January 18 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-05 - The committee on LCA deferred the measure.
Pending: Senate Labor, Culture and the Arts Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Permits claimants for unemployment benefits to report in person or via electronic communication. Prohibits denial of unemployment insurance benefits if a claimant is out of the State with access to facilities and methods that are prevailing or customarily used by persons to work remotely in the claimant's occupation.

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Relating To Employment Security.



2019-02-05SenateThe committee on LCA deferred the measure.
2019-02-01SenateThe committee(s) on LCA has scheduled a public hearing on 02-05-19 2:45PM in conference room 224.
2019-01-24SenateReferred to LCA, WAM.
2019-01-22SenatePassed First Reading.


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