Unemployment Insurance Bill Passes Senate Committee

Bill # and Title: HB 1036 – Unemployment Insurance Author: Rep. Dan Leonard (R-Huntington) Summary: Excludes worker’s compensation and occupational diseases compensation payments from the definition of “wages” for unemployment insurance purposes. Establishes a flat fee of $12 as the employer’s collection fee for withholding amounts from an individual’s income to repay unemployment insurance (UI) benefit overpayments. Allows an [...]