North Dakota amendment would not block benefits for locked-out workersMarch 12, 2013 - 10:12pmnews/government-and-politics
BISMARCK -- Locked out employees would not receive unemployment benefits under an amendment added Monday to a state Job Service bill.
The amendment was offered to House Bill 1112 by a 5-2 vote in the Senate Industry, Business and Labor Committee.
Committee Chairman Sen. Jerry Klein, R-Fargo, said the amendment, "is providing clarity to get back to where we thought the law was." He is among those who says they believed the current law...