The ongoing revision of the Unemployment Insurance Act (UIA) simplifies the provisions on compensation for short-time working and bad weather, and reduces the administrative burden on companies. At the same time, it establishes the legal basis for implementation of the eGovernment Strategy in the area of unemployment insurance.
Parliament adopted the bill on 19 June 2020. The referendum period will run until 8 October 2020. The Act is set to enter into force in 2021.