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SB 502 - Expanding Unemployment Compensation Eligibility - Key Vote

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Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (219-113) - (Key vote)

Title: Expanding Unemployment Compensation Eligibility

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that extends unemployment compensation eligibility to those seeking part-time work.

Highlights:
- Defines full time employment as working at least 37.5 hours per week [sec. 1 (VIII)]. - Defines part-time employment as working at least 20 hours a week but less than 37.5 [sec. 1 (IX)]. - Requires that unemployment benefits, if availability is limited to part-time work, be based on wages earned in part-time work [sec. 2 (d)].
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (16-8) - (Key vote)

Title: Expanding Unemployment Compensation Eligibility

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that extends unemployment compensation eligibility to those seeking part-time work.

Highlights:
- Defines full time employment as working at least 37.5 hours per week [sec. 1 (VIII)]. - Defines part-time employment as working at least 20 hours a week but less than 37.5 [sec. 1 (IX)]. - Requires that unemployment benefits, if availability is limited to part-time work, be based on wages earned in part-time work [sec. 2 (d)].
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Expanding Unemployment Compensation Eligibility

Sponsors

  • Peter Hoe Burling (NH - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Betsi L. DeVries (NH - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Martha Fuller Clark (NH - D) (Out Of Office)
  • David 'Dave' Gottesman (NH - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Deborah R. 'Deb' Reynolds (NH - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Margaret 'Maggie' Wood Hassan (NH - D) (Out Of Office)
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