At a study committee on the issues, regulators said the state may be missing millions in revenue because of fraud – but couldn't say how much they've recouped.
The move comes after an enthusiastic response from the State Budget Committee.
The partnership aims to reduce unemployment insurance fraud.
This week may have seen the first of a series of skirmishes illustrating the gulf between minority Democrats and the Republican majority in the Statehouse.
Officials say an increase in site traffic caused a delay in Hoosiers being able to file for their unemployment benefits.