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2015-2016 Regular Session - HB 117
Employment security; modify definition of the term most recent employer; change certain provisions
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 8 of Title 34 of the O.C.G.A., relating to employment security, so as to change certain provisions relating to employment security; to modify the definition of the term "most recent employer"; to amend Code Section 50-36-1 of the O.C.G.A., relating to requirements, procedures, and conditions for verification of lawful presence within the United States, exceptions, regulations, and criminal and other penalties for violations, so as to provide a method for such verification of lawful presence that may be utilized in conjunction with the electronic filing of an application for unemployment insurance with the Department of Labor; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/06/2015 - Effective Date
May/06/2015 - Act 113
May/06/2015 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/09/2015 - House Sent to Governor
Apr/02/2015 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
Mar/31/2015 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/31/2015 - Senate Third Read
Mar/23/2015 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/20/2015 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/23/2015 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/20/2015 - House Passed/Adopted
Feb/20/2015 - House Third Readers
Feb/19/2015 - House Postponed
Feb/09/2015 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Jan/29/2015 - House Second Readers
Jan/28/2015 - House First Readers
Jan/27/2015 - House Hopper
02/19/2015 Postponed until 02/20/2015
Apr/02/2015 - House Vote #398Yea(161)Nay(0)NV(11)
Mar/31/2015 - Senate Vote #303Yea(54)Nay(0)NV(0)
Feb/20/2015 - House Vote #60Yea(159)Nay(1)NV(6)
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