Newsletter March 21
Government proposes amendments to unemployment security
The Government has been compiling a package that will be used to combat the economic impacts of the coronavirus epidemic. The package also includes proposed amendments to unemployment security. The legislation is not yet in force, and the details are not known. We will provide information as soon as we know more.
According to the proposal the amendments would enter into force retroactively from 16 March on and remain in force until 16 June 2020. It is not known on what kind of a schedule the laws can be prepared and passed.