WSR 10-16-045

AGENDA

EMPLOYMENT SECURITY DEPARTMENT


[ Filed July 27, 2010, 10:38 a.m. ]


Semi-Annual Rule-Making Agenda

July 31, 2010 - January 31, 2011



The following is employment security department's (ESD) semi-annual rule-making agenda for publication in the Washington State Register pursuant to RCW 34.05.314. There may be additional rule-making activity not on the agenda as conditions warrant.

If you have any questions, please contact Pamela Ames, ESD Rules Coordinator, at (360) 902-9387, or e-mail at pames@esd.wa.gov.


WAC CHAPTER SUBJECT AGENCY CONTACT TIMING SCOPE OF RULE CHANGES
TITLE 192 WAC

Benefit rules

General review of UI benefit rules. Juanita Myers

(360) 902-9665

CR-101 - 7/8/09

CR-102 - 3/1/10

CR-103 - 5/24/10

Supplemental hearing on new WAC 192-110-001 scheduled for September 2010.
Chapter 192-04 WAC,

Practice and procedure

Commissioner's review and petitions for advisement. Juanita Myers

(360) 902-9665

CR-101 - 3/23/10

CR-102 - July 2010

CR-103 - TBD

Update rules related to the commissioner's review of OAH decisions and clarify the department's authority to request that a decision be taken under advisement.
Chapters 192-300 through 192-350 WAC General review of UI tax and wage rules. Art Wang

(360) 902-9587

CR-101 - July 2010

CR-102 - TBD

CR-103 - TBD

Update, revise, and clarify policy related to UI taxes. Some of the substantive topics include: When employers become inactive and how this affects coverage of corporate officers, priorities for application of payments, NSF charges, and record-keeping requirements for employers. Many other changes are minor or technical.
WAC 192-320-035 Implementation of SSB 6524 on delinquent taxes. Art Wang

(360) 902-9587

CR-101 - July 2010

CR-102 - TBD

CR-103 - TBD

Implement SSB 6524 for delinquent tax rates beginning with tax rate year 2011.

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