HB 1048 Unemployment compensation; disqualification.
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Summary:
Unemployment compensation; disqualification. Disqualifies an individual from receiving unemployment compensation benefits during any week that the individual, in connection with an offer of suitable work, tests positive for a nonprescribed controlled substance if the test is (i) required as a condition of employment and (ii) performed in accordance with scientifically recognized standards by a laboratory accredited by the National Institute of Drug Abuse. Under the bill, the disqualification begins with the week in which the test was conducted and continues until the individual has worked for an employer for 30 days and subsequently becomes separated from such employment.

Full text:
01/22/96  House: Presented & ordered printed 960613296  pdf
02/02/96  House: Printed as engrossed 960613296-E  pdf
02/29/96  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1048ER)  pdf
03/19/96  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0194)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments

Status:
01/22/96  House: Presented & ordered printed 960613296
01/22/96  House: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/26/96  House: Assigned to L. & C. sub-committee: 1
01/31/96  House: Reported from L. & C. with amendment (21-Y 0-N)
02/01/96  House: Read first time
02/02/96  House: Read second time
02/02/96  House: Committee amendment agreed to
02/02/96  House: Engrossed by House as amended
02/02/96  House: Printed as engrossed 960613296-E
02/05/96  House: Read third time and passed House (Block Vote) (100-Y 0-N)
02/05/96  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
02/05/96  House: Communicated to Senate
02/06/96  Senate: Read first time
02/06/96  Senate: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/19/96  Senate: Reported from Commerce and Labor (14-Y 1-N)
02/20/96  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/96  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/96  Senate: Read third time
02/21/96  Senate: Passed Senate (39-Y 1-N)
02/21/96  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (39-Y 1-N)
02/29/96  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1048ER)
03/04/96  House: Enrolled
03/04/96  House: Signed by Speaker
03/05/96  Senate: Signed by President
03/11/96  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 194 (effective 7/1/96)
03/19/96  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0194)