WSR 05-04-006

AGENDA

EMPLOYMENT SECURITY DEPARTMENT


[ Filed January 20, 2005, 9:30 a.m. ]

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


Semi-Annual Rule-Making Agenda

(January 31, 2005 - July 31, 2005)



WAC

CHAPTER

SUBJECT AGENCY

CONTACT

TIMING SCOPE OF

RULE CHANGES

Chapters 192-110, 192-170, and 192-180 WAC Part-time workers (2ESB 6097) Juanita Myers

(360) 902-9665

CR-101 - 10/04

Emergency rules filed 1/05

Adopt new rules necessary to implement RCW 50.20.119, which authorizes the payment of benefits to certain workers seeking only part-time work.
Chapters 192-300, 192-310, and 192-320 WAC Tax rules (2ESB 6097) Juanita Myers

(360) 902-9665

CR-101 - 10/04

Emergency rules filed 1/05

Amend existing rules and adopt new rules concerning predecessor/successor employers, employer penalties, and defining terms.
Chapter 192-210 WAC Referral unions Juanita Myers

(360) 902-9665

CR-101 - 2/02

CR-102 - 6/05

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.
Chapters 192-150, 192-170, and 192-180 WAC Domestic violence Karen Malo

(360) 902-0918

CR-101 - 8/02

CR-102 - 3/05

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 - 6/05

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 192-180 WAC Mandatory reporting for job search assistance Juanita Myers

(360) 902-9665

CR-101 - 4/05 Amend regulations governing mandatory reporting requirements for claimants profiled as likely to exhaust benefits, and modify reasons that constitute good cause for missing an interview.
Title 192 WAC Employer representatives Juanita Myers

(360) 902-9665

CR-101 - 4/05 Adopt rules clarifying the responsibilities of third party employer representatives, including when powers of attorney are needed.

Larry Oline

Rules Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office