An Act To Increase the Transparency of the Unemployment Compensation Fund
Sec. 1. 26 MRSA §1082, sub-§3, as amended by PL 1983, c. 115, §1, is further amended to read:
The commissioner shall cause to be printed a comprehensive set of Department of Labor internal rules, policies, regulations, memoranda, instructions and other forms used in determining eligibility, payment of benefits and similar issues. The compilation shall must be indexed conveniently to facilitate its use by the public , available in each local office where unemployment claims are filed and easily accessible to any member of the public.
The commissioner shall annually publish data on the content and usage of the fund for not less than the preceding 10 years, including financing, benefit costs, experience rating and contribution rates as applicable. Legislative changes enacted after December 31, 2010 that have an impact on the content or usage of the fund must be disclosed separately for not less than the 5 years after enactment of the change.
Sec. 2. 26 MRSA §1190, sub-§2, ¶¶A and B, as enacted by PL 1999, c. 740, §1, are amended to read: