Existing law requires every employer, with specified exceptions, to pay contributions to the Unemployment Fund at specified rates determined according to 7 schedules. This bill would, for calendar year 2021, provide that an employer's contribution rate shall not exceed the rate that was in effect for that employer in calendar year 2020, as specified. Existing law requires individuals who qualify as employers or who are self-employed, and who elect that their services be deemed employment, to pay contributions to the Unemployment Fund at a specified rate. This bill would, for calendar year 2021, provide that the contribution rate for an individual who elects that their services be deemed employment shall not exceed the rate that was in effect for that individual in calendar year 2020. Existing law requires employers to pay into the Unemployment Fund contributions at an emergency solvency surcharge rate when the balance of the fund is less than 0.6% of wages in employment, as defined. This bill would, for calendar year 2021, suspend the payment of those employer contributions at an emergency solvency surcharge rate. This bill would declare that it is to take effect immediately as an urgency statute.
In committee: Set, first hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.
From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to committee. Read second time, amended, and re-referred to Com. on RLS.
Read third time. Passed. Ordered to the Senate. (Ayes 76. Noes 0. Page 1361.)
In Senate. Read first time. To Com. on RLS. for assignment.
Read second time. Ordered to Consent Calendar.
From committee: Do pass. To Consent Calendar. (Ayes 17. Noes 0.) (April 10).
From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on APPR. Read second time and amended.
From committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on APPR. with recommendation: To Consent Calendar. (Ayes 7. Noes 0.) (March 27). Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
From printer. May be heard in committee March 23.
Read first time. To print.
|Bill Text Versions||Format|
|02/20/19 - Introduced|
|04/02/19 - Amended Assembly|
|06/25/20 - Amended Senate|
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