Summary of the Introduced Bill

HB 1544 -- Unemployment Compensation

Sponsor:  Fisher (125)

This bill extends the state's eligibility to receive federal
extended unemployment benefit money to provide unemployed
individuals compensation beyond the current unemployment benefit
period that ended December 5, 2009.  The state is eligible to
receive this money until the week ending prior to the last week
of unemployment for which 100% federal sharing is available under
the provisions of Public Law 111-5, Section 2005(a) of the
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, commonly known as
the federal economic stimulus act.

The bill contains an emergency clause.

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