Current Amendment: 1125R001.WGR.docx to Bill 1125
The COMMITTEE ON LABOR, COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY proposed the following amendment (1125R001.WGR):
Amend the bill, as and if amended, page 1, by striking lines 25-40 and inserting:
/ "(2) Discharge for
connected with the employment. If the department finds that he has been discharged for
connected with his most recent work prior to filing a request for determination of insured status or a request for initiation of a claim series within an established benefit year, with ineligibility beginning with the effective date of the request, and continuing
not less than five nor more than for
the next twenty-
weeks, in addition to the waiting period, with a corresponding and mandatory reduction of the insured worker's benefits to be calculated by multiplying his weekly benefit amount by the number of weeks of his disqualification.
The ineligibility period must be determined by the department in each case according to the seriousness of the cause for discharge.
of discharge for
cause connected with the employment misconduct
may not be made for
failure to meet production requirements unless the failure is occasioned by wilful failure or neglect of duty discharge resulting from circumstances related to an extreme hardship, emergency, or other extraordinary circumstance
Renumber sections to conform.
Amend title to conform.