VA HB647 | 2010 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Introduced on January 12 2010 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2010-02-16 - House: Left in Commerce and Labor
Pending: House Commerce and Labor Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Unemployment benefits; part-time employment and training programs. Provides that certain individuals who have exhausted eligibility for unemployment benefits and who are enrolled in approved training programs are eligible for up to 26 weeks of additional benefits. The measure also provides that an individual who was employed part time during at least one-half of the weeks of work in the individual's base period is deemed to satisfy the requirement that he be available for work and actively seeking and unable to obtain suitable work if he is available for and actively seeking work that is comparable to his part-time work experience in his base period.

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Unemployment benefits; eligibility of individuals part-time employed and in training programs.


Roll Calls

2010-02-04 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (6-Y 4-N) (Y: 6 N: 4 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2010-02-16 House: Left in Commerce and Labor
2010-02-04 House: Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (6-Y 4-N)
2010-01-26 House: Assigned C & L sub: #2
2010-01-12 House: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
2010-01-12 House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10102109D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
602612(n/a)See Bill Text
602613.1(n/a)See Bill Text
602618(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

Bill Comments 750