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12.20.2005

Department of Labor and Industries Adopts New Payroll Deduction Regulations That Take Effect on January 1, 2006

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On January 1, 2006, the existing Washington state wage deduction regulation (WAC 296-126-025) will be replaced with three new regulations: (1) WAC 296-126-025, which will govern deductions from an employee’s final wages; (2) WAC 296-126-028, which will govern deductions from a current employee’s wages during ongoing employment; and (3) WAC 296-126-030, which will provide a new procedure that employers can use to make deductions from employee wages to correct for prior wage overpayments. View full article (PDF).