WSR 04-04-062

AGENDA

EMPLOYMENT SECURITY DEPARTMENT


[ Filed February 2, 2004, 9:59 a.m. ]

The Employment Security Department rule making agenda is submitted for publication in the Washington State Register in accordance with RCW 34.05.314.


Employment Security Department

Semi-Annual Rule-Making Agenda

January 31, 2004 - July 31, 2004


WAC

CHAPTER

CHAPTER TITLE AGENCY

CONTACT

TIMING SCOPE OF RULE CHANGES
Title 192 WAC Benefits rules Juanita Myers

(360) 902-9665

CR-101 - 7/03

CR-102 - 2/04

Hearing - 4/04

Amend existing rules and adopt new rules as needed to implement unemployment benefits provisions of 2ESB 6097. Topics include job separations, penalties, job search requirements, calculation of benefits, and part-time workers.
Title 192 WAC Tax rules Juanita Myers

(360) 902-9665

CR-101 - 7/03

CR-102 - 2/04

Hearing - 4/04

Amend existing rules and adopt new rules as needed to implement unemployment tax provisions of 2ESB 6097. Topics include voluntary contributions, benefit charging, penalties, and successor employers.
Chapter 192-210 WAC Special category occupations

(referral union members)

Juanita Myers

(360) 902-9665

CR-101 - 2/02

CR-102 - 3/04

Hearing - To be determined

Adopt rules to clarify job search and availability requirements for individual members of full referral unions. Clarify requirements of unions participating in the referral union program.
Chapter 192-170 WAC

Chapter 192-180 WAC

Availability to accept work; job search requirements Karen Malo

(360) 902-0918

CR-101 - 8/02

CR-102 - 4/04

Hearing - To be determined

Adopt rules to clarify job search and availability requirements for individuals who leave work to protect themselves or a member of their immediate family from domestic violence or stalking.
Chapter 192-250 WAC Shared work Juanita Myers

(360) 902-9665

CR-101 - 5/03

CR-102 - 6/04

Amend and adopt rules to modify eligibility requirements for employers and participants applying for the Shared Work program, clarify expectations of participating employers, address the number of consecutive plans an employer may have, and define terms.
Chapter 192-270 WAC Training benefits for dislocated workers Juanita Myers

(360) 902-9665

CR-101 - 4/04 Amend WAC 192-270-035 to clarify application and enrollment deadlines. Amend WAC 192-270-050 to clarify the requirement that having a current benefit year is a prerequisite for having a training plan approved.
Title 192 WAC Various Juanita Myers

(360) 902-9665

CR-105 - 5/04 Expedited adoption of various housekeeping measures, correcting typographical errors or editing for clarity.

Larry Oline

Rules Coordinator

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Washington State Code Reviser's Office