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HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 200        FILED ON: 1/8/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1770


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



Cleon H. Turner


To the Honorable Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in General
              Court assembled:

              The undersigned legislators and/or citizens respectfully petition for the adoption of the accompanying bill:

An Act regarding unemployment payments by cities and towns.






Cleon H. Turner

1st Barnstable

Kevin J. Kuros

8th Worcester

Bradley H. Jones, Jr.

20th Middlesex

Jason M. Lewis

Fifth Middlesex

Sarah K. Peake

4th Barnstable

Stephen L. DiNatale

3rd Worcester

Cory Atkins

14th Middlesex

Denise Andrews

2nd Franklin

Michael O. Moore

Second Worcester

Michael R. Knapik

Second Hampden and Hampshire

Bruce E. Tarr

First Essex and Middlesex

HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 200        FILED ON: 1/8/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1770

By Mr. Turner of Dennis, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1770) of Cleon H. Turner and others relative to unemployment payments by cities and towns.  Labor and Workforce Development. 


SEE HOUSE, NO. 546 OF 2011-2012.]


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



In the Year Two Thousand Thirteen



An Act regarding unemployment payments by cities and towns.


              Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:

              SECTION 1. Chapter 151A of the General Laws shall be amended by adding at the end thereof the following section:

              Section XXX.    Notwithstanding any law, special law or regulation to the contrary, no state, county, or municipal governmental or school district acting as a subsidiary employee shall be liable for unemployment benefits regarding a sporadic employee when the sporadic employee is laid off by a different employer than the state, county or municipal subsidiary employer.

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