HI SB901 | 2022 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Over of previous SB901


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-1)
Status: Introduced on January 22 2021 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-12-10 - Carried over to 2022 Regular Session.
Pending: Senate Labor, Culture and the Arts Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Requires the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations to open at least one office in each county for claimants wishing to file for unemployment insurance in person. Requires state library employees to minimally assist claimants wishing to file for unemployment insurance using public access computers at the library. Requires the department of labor and industrial relations to hire or reassign staff to increase capacity of processing unemployment insurance claims. Requires the department to complete its computer upgrade and modification project within six months of this Acts passage.

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Relating To The Department Of Labor And Industrial Relations.



2021-12-10 Carried over to 2022 Regular Session.
2021-01-29SenateReferred to LCA/EDU, WAM.
2021-01-25SenatePassed First Reading.

Same As/Similar To

HB634 (Same As) 2021-12-10 - Carried over to 2022 Regular Session.
SB901 (Carry Over) 2021-01-29 - Referred to LCA/EDU, WAM.


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