Notice of Rulemaking: DOL 12-597, “Rules Governing Implementation of the Trade Adjustment Assistance Program”
August 13, 2014
Note: To access a copy of the proposed rules changes, interested parties should click on the following link and enter 8/12/2014 in the “Date From” and 8/16/2014 in the “Date To” menu. http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/publicrules/default.aspx
AGENCY: Department of Labor
NAME, ADDRESS, PHONE NUMBER OF AGENCY CONTACT PERSON:
Department of Labor
54 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0054
CHAPTER NUMBER AND RULE TITLE:
DOL 12-597, “Rules Governing Implementation of the Trade Adjustment Assistance Program.”
STATUTORY AUTHORITY: 26 MRSA §2051
COMMENT DEADLINE: Friday, September 12, 2014
PRINCIPAL REASON OR PURPOSE FOR PROPOSING THIS RULE: To align TAA benefits at the state level with current Federal rule changes.
ANALYSIS AND EXPECTED OPERATION OF THE RULE: CareerCenter staff will follow the benefits as outlined in the rule changes for customers they are serving under this program.
FISCAL IMPACT OF THE RULE: None
FOR RULES WITH FISCAL IMPACT OF $1 MILLION OR MORE, ALSO INCLUDE:
ECONOMIC IMPACT, WHETHER OR NOT QUANTIFIABLE IN MONETARY TERMS:
INDIVIDUALS OR GROUPS AFFECTED AND HOW THEY WILL BE AFFECTED:
BENEFITS OF THE RULE:
Note: If necessary, additional pages may be used.
PDF of rules attached.