AN ACT RELATIVE TO UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE RATES.
Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to lower forthwith the cost of unemployment insurance, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience
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. Notwithstanding section 14 of chapter 151A of the General Laws, the experience rate of an employer qualifying therefor under subsection (b) of said section 14 shall be the rate which appears in the column designated “D” in paragraph (1) of subsection (i) of said section 14 for calendar year 2008.SECTION 2. This act shall take effect as of January 1, 2008.
Approved February 21 , 2008