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2005-2006 Regular Session - HB 520
Employment security; amend certain provisions; Department of Labor; supplemental appropriation
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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 provide a change to the definition of the term "employment"; to identify certain business acquisitions with respect to which the succession of experience tax rates shall not be permitted and to impose civil and criminal penalties with regard thereto; to extend suspension of adjustments based upon the State-wide Reserve Ratio for the calendar year 2006 and to provide for a reduced adjustment in contribution rates through December 31, 2006; to continue provisions relating to administrative assessments; to provide for a change in the weekly benefit amount over a two-year period; to provide for the Department of Labor a supplemental appropriation; to provide for related matters; to provide an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/10/2005 - Effective Date
May/10/2005 - Act 376
May/10/2005 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/11/2005 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/24/2005 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
Mar/22/2005 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/22/2005 - Senate Third Read
Mar/21/2005 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/17/2005 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/12/2005 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/11/2005 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/11/2005 - House Third Readers
Feb/23/2005 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/18/2005 - House Second Readers
Feb/17/2005 - House First Readers
Feb/16/2005 - House Hopper
Mar/24/2005 - House Vote #397Yea(124)Nay(12)NV(39)
Mar/22/2005 - Senate Vote #336Yea(51)Nay(1)NV(1)
Mar/11/2005 - House Vote #245Yea(131)Nay(0)NV(39)
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