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General Assembly

 

Committee Bill No. 80

January Session, 2009

 

LCO No. 2816

 

*02816SB00080LAB*

Referred to Committee on Labor and Public Employees

 

Introduced by:

 

(LAB)

 

AN ACT CONCERNING ELECTRONIC UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION PAYMENTS.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

Section 1. Subdivision (4) of subsection (j) of section 31-225a of the general statutes is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof (Effective October 1, 2009):

(4) Commencing with the first calendar quarter of 2009, each employer subject to this chapter who makes contributions or payments in lieu of contributions for [two hundred fifty] one hundred or more employees receiving wages in employment subject to this chapter, and each person or organization that, as an agent, makes contributions or payments in lieu of contributions for a total of two hundred fifty or more employees receiving wages in employment subject to this chapter on behalf of one or more employers subject to this chapter shall make such contribution or payment in lieu of contributions electronically.

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Section 1

October 1, 2009

31-225a(j)(4)

Statement of Purpose:

To require electronic payment of unemployment compensation payments or contributions by those employer or performing payroll services for employers who have one hundred or more employees.

Co-Sponsors:

SEN. GUGLIELMO, 35th Dist.

S.B. 80

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