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Mass Layoff Statistics (MLS) Program in California

The Mass Layoff Statistics (MLS) program is a Federal-State cooperative statistical effort which uses a standardized, automated approach to identify, describe, and track the effects of major job cutbacks using data from each State's unemployment insurance database. For more information please see the MLS program FAQ page.

Mass Layoff Statistics Program Suspension

As a result of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act, (commonly referred to as sequestration); the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), suspended the Mass Layoff Statistics (MLS) program. For more information about this change, please visit the BLS sequestration page.

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