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AMENDMENTS TO SENATE BILL NO. 1030

Printer's No. 1293

  

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Amend Bill, page 1, lines 19 and 20, by striking out "for "

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in line 19 and "ineligibility for compensation," in line 20

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Amend Bill, page 2, line 10, by inserting a bracket before

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""Credit"

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Amend Bill, page 2, line 13, by striking out the bracket

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before "fifty"

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Amend Bill, page 2, lines 13 through 15, by striking out "]

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sixteen (16) times the minimum hourly wage " in line 13, all of

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line 14 and "The Minimum Wage Act of 1968" in line 15

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Amend Bill, page 2, line 16, by inserting after "week."

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] "Credit week" means any calendar week in an individual's base

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year with respect to which he was paid in employment as defined

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in this act, remuneration of not less than:

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(1)  One hundred dollars ($100). This paragraph shall expire

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December 31, 2014.

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(2)  Sixteen (16) times the minimum hourly wage required by

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the act of January 17, 1968 (P.L.11, No.5), known as "The

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Minimum Wage Act of 1968." This paragraph shall take effect

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January 1, 2015.

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Only one credit week can be established with respect to any one

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calendar week.

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Amend Bill, page 16, lines 2 through 30; page 17, lines 1 

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through 30; page 18, lines 1 through 16, by striking out all of

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said lines on said pages

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Amend Bill, page 21, line 5, by striking out "one-fourth" and

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inserting

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 forty per centum (40%)

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Amend Bill, page 24, lines 14 through 20, by striking out "If

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the maximum weekly benefit rate as " in line 14 and all of lines

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15 through 20 and inserting

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 For the calendar year 2012, the maximum weekly benefit rate

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shall be frozen at the rate calculated for calendar year 2011.

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(iii)  Notwithstanding the provisions of subclause (i), the

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the maximum weekly benefit rate established:

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(A)  For calendar year 2013, shall be no greater than a one

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per centum (1%) increase above the calendar year 2012 rate.

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(B)  For calendar year 2014, shall be no greater than a one

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and one-tenth per centum (1.1%) increase above the calendar year

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2013 rate.

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(C)  For calendar year 2015, shall be no greater than a one

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and two-tenths per centum (1.2%) increase above the calendar

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year 2014 rate.

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(D)  For calendar year 2016, shall be no greater than a one

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and three-tenths per centum (1.3%) increase above the calendar

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year 2015 rate.

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(E)  For calendar year 2017, shall be no greater than one and

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four-tenths per centum (1.4%) increase above the calendar year

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2016 rate.

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(F)  For calendar year 2018, shall be no greater increase

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than one and five-tenths per centum (1.5%) increase above the

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calendar year 2017 rate.

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The limitations instituted for calendar years 2013 through 2018

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shall expire on the earlier to occur of December 31, 2018 or the

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last day of the calendar year in which the unemployment trust

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fund does not have an outstanding solvency-based debt to the

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United States government.

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Amend Bill, page 37, lines 20 through 24, by striking out all

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of said lines

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Amend Bill, page 37, line 25, by striking out "(5)" and

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inserting

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 (4)

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Amend Bill, page 37, line 28, by striking out "(6)" and

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inserting

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 (5)

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Amend Bill, page 38, lines 2 through 10, by striking out all

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of said lines and inserting

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(6)  The amendment of sections 4(g.1) and 404(a) of the

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act shall apply to benefit years that begin on or after

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January 1, 2013.

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(7)  The amendment of section 404(c) of the act shall

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apply to benefit years that begin on or after January 1,

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2015.

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Amend Bill, page 38, line 14, by striking out "section

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401(b)" and inserting

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 sections 401(b) and 404(d)

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Amend Bill, page 38, lines 16 and 17, by striking out all of

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said lines

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Amend Bill, page 38, line 18, by striking out "section" and

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inserting

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 sections 4(g.1) and

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Amend Bill, page 38, line 19, by striking out "subsections

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(c) and (e)(2)" and inserting

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 subsection (a)

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Amend Bill, page 38, by inserting between lines 20 and 21

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(2.1)  The amendment of section 404(c) of the act shall

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take effect January 1, 2015.

  

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