Annual Report on Impact in the Commonwealth
Mr. Tarr moved that the bill be amended by inserting at the end thereof the following new section:-
“SECTION __. Notwithstanding any general or special law to the contrary, the director of the department of unemployment assistance in conjunction with the secretary of labor and workforce development and the secretary of housing and economic development shall submit an annual report for the next three years on the impact of this legislation. Said report shall include but not be limited to an analysis of the economic conditions impacted by the bill, included but not limited to, the economic competitiveness of employers, the impact on unemployment, and the impact of the economic stability of recipients of unemployment benefits in the Commonwealth.
Said reports shall be made available on the website of the department of unemployment assistance and submitted to the clerks of the house and senate and the joint committee on labor and workforce development no later than December 31 2014, 2015, and 2016, respectively.”