WSR 01-04-047

AGENDA

EMPLOYMENT SECURITY DEPARTMENT


[ Filed February 1, 2001, 4:02 p.m. ]

The Employment Security Department Rule-Making Agenda for January 2001 is submitted for filing in accordance with E2SHB 1032, section 206.


Employment Security Department

Semi-Annual Rule-Making Agenda

(January 31, 2001 - July 31, 2001)



WAC CHAPTER CHAPTER TITLE AGENCY CONTACT TIMING SCOPE OF RULE CHANGES
Chapter 192-150 WAC

Chapter 192-170 WAC

Chapter 192-180 WAC

Job separations; Availability to accept work; Job search requirements Juanita Myers

(360) 902-9665

CR-101 - 5/97

CR-102 - 9/99

Hearing - 11/99

2nd CR-102 - 2/01

2nd Hearing - 3/01

CR-103 - 4/01

Effective - 5/01

Adopt rules regarding availability, suitable work, and job search requirements for disabled claimants, including those with pregnancy-related disabilities.
Chapter 192-270 WAC Training benefits for dislocated workers Juanita Myers

(360) 902-9665

CR-101 - 2/00

CR-102 - 2/07/01

Hearing - 3/01

CR-103 - 3/01

Effective - 4/01

Adopt rules implementing new legislation (SHB 3077) providing a period of additional benefits for certain dislocated workers while in training.
Chapter 192-150 WAC Job separations Juanita Myers

(360) 902-9665

CR-101 - 2/00

CR-102 - 2/07/01

Hearing - 3/01

CR-103 - 3/01

Effective - 4/01

Adopt rules clarifying provisions in new legislation (SHB 3077) related to requalification requirements and bona fide work, and defining "employer-initiated mandatory transfer."
Chapter 192-150 WAC Job separations Juanita Myers

(360) 902-9665

CR-101 - 12/98

CR-102 - 2/07/01

Hearing - 3/14/01

CR-103 - 3/01

Effective - 4/01

Adopt rule to replace WAC 192-16-070, clarifying the conditions under which benefits will be paid to individuals who are subject to an employer-initiated layoff or reduction in force.
Chapter 192-230 WAC Recovery of overpayments Juanita Myers

(360) 902-9665

CR-101 - 12/00

CR-102 - 4/01

Hearing - To be determined

CR-103 - 6/01

Effective - 7/01

Adopt rules clarifying the conditions under which unpaid overpayments will be referred to a collection agency, and addressing how collection fees will be assessed.
Chapter 192-170 WAC

Chapter 192-180 WAC

Availability to accept work; Job search requirements Juanita Myers

(360) 902-9665

CR-101 - 2/01

CR-102 - 6/01

Hearing - To be determined

CR-103 - 7/01

Effective - 8/01

Adopt rules to clarify job search and availability requirements for individuals who are members of full referral unions, and the conditions under which an employer creates a cause for doubting an individual's availability.
Chapter 192-210 WAC Special category occupations Juanita Myers

(360) 902-9665

CR-101 - 11/99

CR-102 - 5/01

Hearing - To be determined

CR-103 - 6/01

Effective - 7/01

Adopt rules for individuals who work or worked for a temporary service or employee leasing agency. These will include policies related to job separations and availability requirements.

Janet Leach-Ruth

for Barney Hilliard

Rules Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office