Unemployment and State Employment Laws and Legislation

11/14/2017

search key on keyboardState unemployment legislation from the current legislative session is available in a searchable database. You may search by state, bill number, author, status or keyword, or track all unemployment-related bills by leaving the search boxes blank. You also can track specific issues, by selecting a topic, including benefits and eligibility, administration, taxes, solvency, federal requirements, workforce training or workshare programs.

NCSL Main Unemployment Page

Bill information for the current year is updated each Tuesday. New measures are added as they are introduced or identified by NCSL staff.

Bills may appear twice in carry over states. In these states, please check the last date of action to ensure the status of the bill reflects the appropriate year.

For faster performance, please use the fields below to filter your results. If nothing is picked, the default search is to include all topics and states in current session year. The full text of bills is available by clicking on the bill number. This feature is available for bills from 2015 and later.

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