SB 561 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, and a sample is collected, 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  Senate: Presented & ordered printed 961728726  pdf
01/31/96  Senate: Printed as engrossed 961728726-E  pdf
02/27/96  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB561ER)  pdf
03/19/96  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0182)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments

Status:
01/22/96  Senate: Presented & ordered printed 961728726
01/22/96  Senate: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/29/96  Senate: Reported from C. & L. with amendment (15-Y 0-N)
01/30/96  Senate: Const. reading disp. (40-Y 0-N), passed by for the day
01/30/96  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (40-Y 0-N)
01/31/96  Senate: Read second time
01/31/96  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
01/31/96  Senate: Committee amendment agreed to
01/31/96  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended
01/31/96  Senate: Printed as engrossed 961728726-E
02/01/96  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/01/96  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (39-Y 0-N)
02/01/96  Senate: Rec. of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/96  Senate: VOTE: RECONSIDER (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/96  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/96  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/96  Senate: Communicated to House
02/02/96  House: Placed on Calendar
02/05/96  House: Read first time
02/05/96  House: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/19/96  House: Reported from Labor and Commerce (22-Y 0-N)
02/20/96  House: Read second time
02/21/96  House: Read third time
02/21/96  House: Passed House (Block Vote) (98-Y 0-N)
02/21/96  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
02/27/96  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB561ER)
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 182 (effective 7/1/96)
03/19/96  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0182)