2003 LEGISLATIVE PROGRAM
Following is The Business Council's 2003 Legislative Program. It identifies priority issues to be addressed by the Committees and Councils during 2003.
of separate General Accounts for taxable employers, reimbursable government
employers, and reimbursable private employers.
funding of claims where separation from employment was caused by September
11 damage of the workplace, or by a reduction in business volume within
one-half mile of the World Trade Center.
- Use of
the principles of experience rating, necessity, lowest cost to the economy,
and contemporary timing in the design of any revised funding of the
UC Trust Fund.
of the requalification standards from five times a claimant's benefit
level to ten times.
duration of benefits to reflect better a claimant's attachment to the
the seeking work requirement for continued benefit check eligibility.
of communication of work interruptions to chargeable employers.
- Weekly communication of benefit charge notices to employers.