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A 3871 - Amends Definition of 'Misconduct' for Unemployment Purposes - New Jersey Key Vote

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Amends Definition of 'Misconduct' for Unemployment Purposes

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (24-15) - (Key vote)
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Title: Amends Definition of 'Misconduct' for Unemployment Purposes

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that amends the definition of "misconduct" for the purpose of unemployment benefits.

Highlights:

 

  • Requires disqualification for unemployment benefits for any individual who is discharged for misconduct connected with work because of the commission of an act punishable as a crime of the first, second, third, or fourth degree (Sec. 1).

  • Defines “misconduct” as conduct that is improper, intentional, within the individual’s control, not a good faith error of judgement or discretion, and is either a deliberate refusal to comply with the workplace rules or a disregard of the expected standards of behavior (Sec. 1).

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (60-25) - (Key vote)
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Title: Amends Definition of 'Misconduct' for Unemployment Purposes

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that amends the definition of "misconduct" for the purpose of unemployment benefits.

Highlights:

 

  • Requires disqualification for unemployment benefits for any individual who is discharged for misconduct connected with work because of the commission of an act punishable as a crime of the first, second, third, or fourth degree (Sec. 1).

  • Defines “misconduct” as conduct that is improper, intentional, within the individual’s control, not a good faith error of judgement or discretion, and is either a deliberate refusal to comply with the workplace rules or a disregard of the expected standards of behavior (Sec. 1).

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Amends Definition of 'Misconduct' for Unemployment Purposes

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