onecle - legal research

Court Opinions

State Laws

US Code

US Constitution

Arizona Revised Statutes - Title 23 Labor - Chapter 4 Employment Security

Legal Research Home >

  • 23-601 - Declaration of policy
    As a guide to the interpretation and application of this chapter, the public policy of this state is declared to be as follows: Economic insecurity...
  • 23-602 - Definitions of words and phrases
    The definitions of words and phrases set forth in this article shall apply throughout this chapter unless the context otherwise requires.
  • 23-603 - Agricultural labor; definitions
    A. "Agricultural labor" means and includes all service performed prior to January 1, 1972, which was agricultural labor as defined in this section prior to...
  • 23-603.01 - American employer
    "American employer" means a person who is an individual who is a resident of the United States; a partnership, if two-thirds or more of the...
  • 23-604 - Annual payroll and average annual payroll
    A. "Annual payroll" means the total amount of wages for employment paid by an employer during a twelve-month period ending on June 30 of any...
  • 23-605 - Base period
    "Base period" means the first four of the last five completed calendar quarters immediately preceding the first day of an individual's benefit year, except that...
  • 23-606 - Base‑period employers
    23-606. Base-period employers "Base-period employers" means the employers by whom an individual was paid base-period wages.
  • 23-607 - Base‑period wages
    23-607. Base-period wages "Base-period wages" means the wages paid to an individual during his base period for insured work.
  • 23-608 - Benefits
    "Benefits" means the money payments payable to an individual as provided in this chapter, with respect to his unemployment.
  • 23-609 - Benefit year
    "Benefit year" with respect to an individual means the one-year period beginning with the first day of the first week of unemployment with respect to...
  • 23-609.01 - Hearing officers
    "Hearing officer" means a hearing officer of the department of economic security.
  • 23-610 - Calendar quarter
    "Calendar quarter" means the period of three consecutive calendar months ending on March 31, June 30, September 30 or December 31, or the equivalent thereof...
  • 23-611 - Definition
    "Commission" or "employment security commission" or "department" means the department of economic security.
  • 23-612 - Contributions
    "Contributions" means the money payments required by this chapter to be made into the state unemployment compensation fund by an employing unit on account of...
  • 23-612.01 - Crew leader
    A. "Crew leader" means an individual who does all of the following: 1. Furnishes individuals to perform agricultural labor for any other person or employing...
  • 23-613 - Employer
    A. "Employer" means: 1. Any employing unit which, within the calendar year 1941 or within any succeeding calendar year through 1971, for some portion of...
  • 23-613.01 - Employee; definition; exempt employment
    A. "Employee" means any individual who performs services for an employing unit and who is subject to the direction, rule or control of the employing...
  • 23-614 - Employing unit; temporary services employer; professional employer organization; definitions
    A. "Employing unit" means an individual or type of organization, including a partnership, association, trust, estate, joint-stock company, insurance company or corporation, whether domestic or...
  • 23-615 - Employment
    "Employment" means any service of whatever nature performed by an employee for the person employing him, including service in interstate commerce, and includes: 1. An...
  • 23-615.01 - Political subdivision or instrumentality employment
    A. Notwithstanding any provisions of law to the contrary except for subsection B of this section, for the purposes of this chapter, employment, as defined...
  • 23-616 - Employment office
    "Employment office" means a free public employment office or branch thereof operated by this or any other state as a part of a state-controlled system...
  • 23-617 - Exempt employment; definition
    "Exempt employment" means employment not considered in determining whether an employing unit constitutes an "employer" under this chapter and includes: 1. Agricultural labor as defined...
  • 23-618 - Fund
    "Fund" means the unemployment compensation fund established by section 23-701.
  • 23-618.01 - Hospital
    "Hospital" means an institution which has been licensed, certified, or approved by the Arizona state department of health as a hospital.
  • 23-618.02 - Institution of higher education
    A. "Institution of higher education" means an educational institution which: 1. Admits as regular students only individuals having a certificate of graduation from a high...
  • 23-619 - Insured work
    "Insured work" means employment for employers.
  • 23-619.01 - Misconduct connected with the employment; wilful misconduct; evaluation
    A. "Misconduct connected with the employment" means any act or omission by an employee which constitutes a material or substantial breach of the employee's duties...
  • 23-620 - State
    "State" includes, in addition to the states of the United States, the District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.
  • 23-621 - Unemployed
    23-621. Unemployed A. An individual shall be deemed "unemployed" with respect to any week during which the individual performs no services and with respect to...
  • 23-621.01 - United States
    "United States" includes, in addition to the states of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.
  • 23-622 - Wages
    A. "Wages" means all remuneration for services from whatever source, including commissions, bonuses and fringe benefits and the cash value of all remuneration in any...
  • 23-623 - Week
    "Week" means such period of seven consecutive days as the commission may by regulation prescribe.
  • 23-624 - Plan maintained by an employer
    "Plan maintained by an employer" shall not include any plan to which the employer does not contribute funds.
  • 23-625 - Definition of levy
    "Levy" includes the power of distraint and seizure by any means.
  • 23-625.01 - Definition of debtor
    "Debtor" means a person whose property is subject to levy pursuant to article 5 of this chapter.
  • 23-625.02 - Definition of internal revenue code
    "Internal revenue code" means the United States internal revenue code of 1986, as amended.
  • 23-626 - Eligibility period
    "Eligibility period" of an individual means the period consisting of the weeks in his benefit year under this chapter which begin in an extended benefit...
  • 23-627 - Exhaustee
    A. "Exhaustee" means an individual who, with respect to any week of unemployment in his eligibility period: 1. Has received prior to such week, all...
  • 23-628 - Extended benefit period
    A. "Extended benefit period" means a period which: 1. Begins with the third week after a week for which there is an Arizona on indicator;...
  • 23-629 - Extended benefits
    "Extended benefits" means benefits, including benefits payable to federal civilian employees and to ex-servicemen pursuant to 5 U.S.C. chapter 85, payable to an individual under...
  • 23-630 - On and off indicators
    A. There is an Arizona on indicator for a week if the department determines, in accordance with the regulations of the United States secretary of...
  • 23-631 - Rate of insured unemployment; definition
    "Rate of insured unemployment" for purposes of section 23-630 means the percentage derived by dividing: 1. The average weekly number of individuals filing claims for...
  • 23-632 - Definition of regular benefits
    "Regular benefits" means benefits payable to an individual under this chapter or under any other state or federal unemployment compensation law other than extended benefits...
  • 23-633 - Definition of state law
    "State law" means the unemployment insurance law of any state, approved by the United States secretary of labor under section 3304 of the internal revenue
  • 23-634 - Eligibility requirements for extended benefits
    A. An individual shall be eligible to receive extended benefits with respect to any week of unemployment in his eligibility period only if the department...
  • 23-634.01 - Denial of benefits for failure to accept suitable work or actively seek work; definition
    A. Notwithstanding section 23-776, an individual who is found by the department, with respect to any week in an eligibility period which begins from and...
  • 23-635 - Weekly extended benefit amount
    The weekly extended benefit amount payable to an individual for a week of total unemployment in his eligibility period is an amount equal to the...
  • 23-636 - Total extended benefit amount; certain adjustments
    A. Except as provided in subsection D of this section, the total extended benefit amount payable to an eligible individual with respect to his applicable...
  • 23-637 - Beginning and termination of extended benefit period
    A. Whenever an extended benefit period is to become effective in this state as a result of an Arizona on indicator, or an extended benefit...
  • 23-638 - Credits and charges to employer accounts
    Extended benefits paid to an individual shall be charged against the accounts of his base-period employers in the same manner and under the same conditions...
  • 23-639 - Applicability of other articles
    Except where inconsistent with the provisions of this article, as provided in the regulations of the commission, the terms and conditions of all other articles...
  • 23-642 - Compromise of claims for contributions
    The department may compromise a claim for contributions or payments in lieu of contributions more than two years in arrears, or an action in relation...
  • 23-643 - Extensions of time; regulations
    A. Whenever in this chapter a period of time is specified for submitting any payment, appeal, application, request, notice, objection, petition, report or other information...
  • 23-644 - Reciprocal arrangements
    A. The department may enter into reciprocal arrangements with appropriate and duly authorized agencies of other states or of the federal government, or both, whereby:...
  • 23-645 - State‑federal cooperation
    23-645. State-federal cooperation In the administration of this chapter, the department shall: 1. Cooperate with the United States department of labor to the fullest extent...
  • 23-648 - Manpower services
    A. There shall be established and maintained by the department free public employment offices in such number and in such places as may be necessary...
  • 23-649 - Acquisition of lands and buildings
    A. The department may acquire for and in the name of the state by lease purchase agreement, or otherwise, lands or buildings for the purpose...
  • 23-652 - Publications by commission
    The commission shall print for distribution to the public the text of this chapter, its regulations and general rules, its annual reports to the governor...
  • 23-654 - Availability of records to foreign agency
    Records and necessary authentication thereof required in the prosecution of a criminal action brought by another state or foreign government for misrepresentation to obtain benefits...
  • 23-656 - Enforcement of chapter
    A. In a civil action to enforce the provisions of this chapter, the commission and the state may be represented by any qualified attorney who...
  • 23-657 - Violations; classification
    Any person who knowingly violates any provision of this chapter, or any rule or regulation thereunder, the violation of which is made unlawful or the...
  • 23-671 - Appeal tribunals
    A. The department shall establish one or more impartial appeal tribunals to hear and decide disputed claims. Such appeal tribunals shall consist in each case...
  • 23-672 - Appeals board; review of board decision
    A. Within the department, an appeals board is established consisting of four members. The director shall appoint the members of the appeals board and shall...
  • 23-672.01 - Effect of finding, judgment, conclusion or order in separate or subsequent action or proceeding; use as evidence
    Any finding of fact or law, judgment, conclusion or final order made by a hearing officer, an administrative law judge or any person with the...
  • 23-673 - Determination of claim on unemployment due to labor dispute
    A. In any case in which the payment or denial of benefits will be determined by section 23-777, the deputy shall proceed as provided in...
  • 23-674 - Procedure in rendering decisions and orders; rights of parties; representation
    A. All interested parties to a hearing before the appeal tribunal or the appeals board shall be given reasonable notice of the hearing and afforded...
  • 23-675 - Depositions; oaths; attendance of witnesses; production of papers
    In the discharge of the duties imposed by this chapter, the appeal tribunal, appeals board or any duly authorized representative of the department may administer...
  • 23-676 - Failure to obey commission subpoena; classification
    Any person who without just cause knowingly fails or refuses to attend and testify or to answer any lawful inquiry or to produce books, papers,...
  • 23-677 - Contempt by contumacy or refusal to obey subpoena of commission
    In case of contumacy or refusal of a person to obey a subpoena issued under this chapter, any court of this state within the jurisdiction...
  • 23-679 - Fees of witnesses
    Witnesses subpoenaed pursuant to this chapter shall be allowed fees, not less than those paid in the superior court, at a rate fixed by the...
  • 23-680 - Notices of hearings
    Notwithstanding section 41-1002, subsection B and section 41-1061, all notices of hearing required by this chapter shall be given at least ten working days prior...
  • 23-681 - Changing hearing date; good cause
    A. The scheduled hearing date may be advanced or postponed if the parties agree or on a showing of good cause. B. Good cause exists...
  • 23-682 - Service of documents by electronic means
    Notwithstanding section 41-1002, subsection B and section 41-1063, the appeal tribunal or appeals board, as an alternative to any other means of service permitted or...
  • 23-683 - Exemption of claimant from fees; approval required for counsel or agent fee; violation; classification
    A. No individual claiming benefits shall be charged fees of any kind in a proceeding under this chapter by the department or its representatives or...
  • 23-701 - Unemployment compensation fund; administration; composition
    A. There shall be a special fund known as the unemployment compensation fund which shall be kept separate and apart from all other public monies...
  • 23-702 - Custody of unemployment compensation fund
    The state treasurer shall be ex officio the treasurer and custodian of the unemployment compensation fund. He shall administer the fund in accordance with the...
  • 23-703 - Accounts comprising unemployment compensation fund; deposits; refunds; commingling funds prohibited
    A. Within the unemployment compensation fund, there are three separate accounts known as a clearing account, an unemployment trust fund account and a benefit account....
  • 23-704 - Requisitions and withdrawals from accounts in unemployment compensation fund; conditions of expenditure for benefits, refunds and administration
    A. Monies requisitioned from this state's account in the unemployment trust fund shall be used exclusively for the payment of benefits and for refunds pursuant...
  • 23-705 - Special administration fund
    A. A special fund known as the special administration fund is established. B. No expenditure or transfer may be made from the special administration fund...
  • 23-706 - Use of special administration fund; transfer of funds
    A. The department may use all or any part of the funds in the special administration fund for the purpose of acquiring suitable office space...
  • 23-707 - Employment security administration fund
    A. A special fund known as the employment security administration fund is established. B. All monies deposited or paid into the employment security administration fund...
  • 23-708 - Reimbursement of employment security administration fund
    A. This state recognizes its obligation to replace, and pledges its faith that funds will be provided in the future and applied to the replacement...
  • 23-709 - Employment service account
    A special "employment service account" shall be maintained as a part of the employment security administration fund for the purpose of maintaining the public employment...
  • 23-721 - Work records kept by employing unit; inspection by commission
    Each employing unit shall keep true and accurate work records for such periods of time and containing such information as the commission prescribes. Such records...
  • 23-722 - Reports of employing unit; information confidential; report of banking institution; disclosure of information; classification
    A. The department, the appeals board or an appeal tribunal may require from an employing unit sworn or unsworn reports with respect to persons employed...
  • 23-722.01 - Employer reporting; exceptions; retention of records; unauthorized disclosure; civil penalty; new hire directory; definitions
    A. Subject to the requirements of subsection E, the department of economic security shall implement a program to require all employers doing business in this...
  • 23-722.02 - Employer request; employee disclosure; violation; classification; requirements
    A. After an employee is hired, is rehired or returns from an unpaid leave of absence, the employer shall request that the employee disclose whether...
  • 23-723 - Penalties for failure to file timely or complete contribution and wage reports
    A. An employing unit which fails to file on or before the due date prescribed by department regulation a quarterly contribution and wage report required...
  • 23-724 - Liability determinations; review; finality
    A. When the department makes a determination, which determination shall be made either on the motion of the department or on application of an employing...
  • 23-725 - Employer coverage; termination; election of coverage
    A. Except as provided in subsections D and E of this section, an employing unit which is or becomes an employer subject to the provisions...
  • 23-726 - Contributions; voluntary payment
    23-726. Contributions; voluntary payment A. Contributions shall accrue and become payable by each employer for each calendar year in which the employer is subject to...
  • 23-727 - Credits and charges to employer accounts
    23-727. Credits and charges to employer accounts A. The commission shall maintain a separate account for each employer and shall credit the account with all...
  • 23-728 - Standard rate of contribution
    The standard rate of contributions payable by each employer for calendar year 1985 and each year thereafter shall be five and four-tenths per cent of...
  • 23-729 - Change from the standard contribution rate
    If an employer's account has been chargeable with benefits throughout the twelve consecutive calendar month period ending on June 30 of the preceding calendar year,...
  • 23-730 - Variation and adjustment of contribution rates
    23-730. Variation and adjustment of contribution rates For calendar year 1985 and each calendar year thereafter, variations from the standard rate of contribution shall be...
  • 23-730.02 - Temporary reduction of required income rates
    (Rpld. 1/1/17) Notwithstanding any other provision of this article, beginning on January 1, 2001 until the amount of the excise tax imposed pursuant to 26...
  • 23-731 - Classification of employers by benefit experience to determine contribution rates; rate when report unavailable
    The commission, for each calendar year, shall classify employers in accordance with their actual experience in the payment of contributions and with respect to benefits...
  • 23-732 - Annual notice to employer of contribution rate; procedure for review and redetermination; quarterly notification; notification by electronic means
    A. The department shall promptly notify each employer of the employer's rate of contributions as determined for any calendar year. The determination shall become conclusive...
  • 23-733 - Transfer of employer experience rating accounts to successor employer; liability of successor
    A. When any employing unit in any manner succeeds to or acquires the organization, trade or business, or substantially all of the assets thereof, excepting...
  • 23-733.01 - Assignments of rates; transfers of experience; violation; civil penalty; definitions
    A. If an employer transfers the employer's trade or business or a portion of the trade or business to another employer and at the time...
  • 23-734 - Agreement by employee to pay employer contribution void
    No agreement by an individual in the employ of any person or concern to pay all or a portion of an employer's contributions or payments...
  • 23-735 - Requiring or accepting payments from wages to finance employer's contribution; waiver of rights of employee; violation; classification
    A. No employer shall directly or indirectly make, require or accept a deduction from wages to finance the employer's contributions or payments in lieu of...
  • 23-736 - Interest on past due contributions; deposit of interest
    A. If contributions are not paid on the date due and payable as prescribed by the commission, the whole or part thereafter remaining unpaid shall...
  • 23-737 - Collection of contributions or interest; precedence of action
    A. If a contribution, payment in lieu of a contribution, penalty or interest imposed under this chapter is not paid when due, these amounts may...
  • 23-737.01 - Collection of amounts due by certificate for judgment
    A. If a contribution or payment in lieu of a contribution imposed under this chapter is not paid when due, the department may, instead of...
  • 23-737.02 - Recovery of collection costs; fee for bad checks
    A. A debtor who fails to pay any contributions, payments in lieu of contributions, penalties, interest or fees imposed under this chapter is liable for...
  • 23-738 - Delinquency assessments; interest and penalties; petition for reassessment
    A. If an employer neglects or refuses to make a return as required by this chapter, the department shall make an estimate based upon information...
  • 23-738.01 - Deficiency assessment; petition for reassessment
    A. If the department finds through its audit or claims-taking procedures that the return filed by an employer is deficient, the department may compute the...
  • 23-739 - Jeopardy assessment; petition for reassessment
    A. Notwithstanding sections 23-738 and 23-738.01, if the department believes the collection of a contribution, payment in lieu of contributions, interest or penalties will be...
  • 23-740 - Procedure on petition for reassessment
    If a timely petition for reassessment is filed and after any decision on the issue of liability arising under section 23-724 affecting the assessment has...
  • 23-741 - Payment of amounts in dispute
    Notwithstanding section 23-742, the department shall refund any payment of contributions, payment in lieu of contributions, interest or penalties subsequently determined not due as a...
  • 23-742 - Adjustment or refund of contribution; limitation
    A. Not later than three years after the date on which any contribution or interest on a contribution becomes due, an employer who has paid...
  • 23-743 - Limitations
    A. Except as provided in subsections D and E of this section, additional contributions, payments in lieu of contributions, interest or penalties shall not be...
  • 23-744 - Priority of claim for contributions due upon insolvency proceedings
    A. In event of a distribution of an employer's assets pursuant to court order, including receivership, assignment for benefit of creditors, adjudicated insolvency, composition or...
  • 23-745 - Lien for unpaid contributions, interest and penalties
    If any contributions, payments in lieu of contributions, interest or penalties which the department is required to collect are not paid, the unpaid amounts are...
  • 23-746 - Superiority of lien; notice
    A. The department may perfect a lien no earlier than fifteen days after the date on which contributions, payments in lieu of contributions, interest or...
  • 23-746.01 - Release or subordination of lien
    A. If a lien established by section 23-745 has been satisfied and a notice of the lien was recorded by the department pursuant to section...
  • 23-747 - Release of lien; bond; foreclosure and judgment against surety
    A. The employer may cause his property to be released from the lien provided by sections 23-745 and 23-746, by filing with the commission a...
  • 23-748 - Effect upon lien of transfer of assets by delinquent
    The transfer, through sale, exchange or otherwise, of a major portion of the assets of a delinquent employer shall not defeat or impair the lien...
  • 23-749 - Failure to make contributions or payments, furnish reports or produce or permit inspection of records; classification
    Any employing unit or any officer or agent of an employing unit or any other person who knowingly fails or refuses to make any contribution...
  • 23-750 - Special provisions for nonprofit organizations and state and local governments
    A. The provisions of this section apply to: 1. Any nonprofit organization described in paragraph 10 of section 23-617, which but for the provisions of...
  • 23-751 - Authorizing certain state agencies and institutions of higher learning to elect to make payments in lieu of contributions
    Effective January 1, 1974, this state or any of its agencies or boards may elect to become liable for payments in lieu of contributions for...
  • 23-751.01 - Employment by an Indian tribe; benefits; payments in lieu of contributions; definitions
    A. Any Indian tribe for which service in employment is performed is an employer for the purposes of this chapter. Benefits that are based on...
  • 23-752 - Levy assessment and distraint
    A. If a debtor who is liable to pay any contributions, payments in lieu of contributions, interest or penalties neglects or refuses to pay the...
  • 23-753 - Surrender of property subject to levy; definition
    A. Except as provided in subsection B of this section, a person in possession of, or obligated with respect to, property or rights to property...
  • 23-754 - Production of books
    If a levy has been made or is about to be made on property, or a right to property, any person having custody or control...
  • 23-755 - Property exempt from levy
    A. The following property is exempt from levy under this article: 1. Wearing apparel and school books necessary for the debtor or members of the...
  • 23-756 - Notice and sale of seized property
    A. Except as otherwise provided in this section, the notice of sale and sale of property seized by the department under this article shall be...
  • 23-757 - Authority to release levy and return property
    A. The department may release the levy on all or a part of the property or rights to property levied on if the department determines...
  • 23-761 - Definitions
    In this article, unless the context otherwise requires: 1. "Affected group" means two or more employees designated by the employer to participate in a shared...
  • 23-762 - Requirements of shared work plan; approval
    A. An employer wishing to participate in the shared work unemployment compensation program shall submit a signed, written shared work plan to the department for...
  • 23-763 - Shared work benefits; eligibility; requirements
    A. An individual is eligible to receive shared work benefits with respect to any week only if, in addition to meeting the requirements of article...
  • 23-764 - Amount of benefits
    The department shall pay an individual eligible for shared work benefits with respect to any week a shared work benefit that is a proportionate amount...
  • 23-765 - Employer contribution rates
    A. If at any time before the computation date shared work benefits are paid under the shared work plan of an employer or its predecessor,...
  • 23-766 - Other provisions of this chapter; department regulations; applicability
    Except as otherwise provided by or inconsistent with this article, this chapter and department regulations apply to benefits under this article.
  • 23-769 - Job training employer tax
    23-769. Job training employer tax (Rpld 1/1/17) A. Beginning on January 1, 2001, a tax equal to one-tenth of one per cent of taxable wages...
  • 23-771 - Eligibility for benefits
    A. An unemployed individual shall be eligible to receive benefits with respect to any week only if the department finds that the individual: 1. Has...
  • 23-771.01 - Approved training; definitions
    A. Notwithstanding any other provision of this chapter, no otherwise eligible individual shall be denied benefits for any week: 1. Because he is in training...
  • 23-772 - Claims for benefits; notice to employer of initial claim; posting printed statements dealing with claims
    A. Claims for benefits shall be made in accordance with such regulations as the department prescribes. B. All base period employers of a claimant for...
  • 23-773 - Examination and determination of claims
    23-773. Examination and determination of claims A. A representative designated by the department as a deputy shall promptly examine any claim for benefits and, on...
  • 23-775 - Disqualification from benefits
    An individual shall be disqualified for benefits: 1. For the week in which the individual has left work voluntarily without good cause in connection with...
  • 23-776 - Disqualification from benefits for failure to accept suitable work or actively seek work; exceptions
    A. An individual shall be disqualified for benefits if the department finds the individual has failed without cause either to apply for available, suitable work,...
  • 23-777 - Disqualification from benefits for unemployment resulting from labor dispute; exceptions; effect on contribution rate
    A. An individual shall be disqualified for benefits for any week with respect to which the commission finds that his total or partial unemployment is...
  • 23-778 - Disqualification from benefits for fraud
    Any person who, within the twenty-four calendar months immediately preceding a week in which he files a valid claim for benefits, has made a false...
  • 23-779 - Amount of benefits
    23-779. Amount of benefits A. The weekly benefit amount of an individual shall be an amount equal to one twenty-fifth of the person's total wages...
  • 23-780 - Duration and amount of benefits
    An otherwise eligible individual shall be entitled during a benefit year to a total amount of benefits equal to twenty-six times his weekly benefit amount,...
  • 23-781 - Denial of benefits to certain athletes and aliens
    A. Benefits based on services, substantially all of which consist of participating in sports or athletic events or training or preparing to so participate, shall...
  • 23-782 - Payment of benefits
    All benefits provided by this chapter shall be payable from the unemployment compensation fund. All benefits shall be paid through offices of the department of...
  • 23-783 - Assignment or pledge of benefits void; exemption from attachment or execution; waiver of exemption void
    A. No assignment, pledge or encumbrance of the right to benefits which are or may become due or payable under this chapter shall be valid,...
  • 23-784 - Agreement for waiver of rights void
    No agreement by an individual to waive, release or commute his rights to benefits or any other rights under this chapter shall be valid, except...
  • 23-785 - False statement, misrepresentation or nondisclosure of material fact to obtain benefits; classification
    Any person who knowingly makes a false statement or representation believing it to be false or who knowingly fails to disclose a material fact in...
  • 23-786 - False statement, misrepresentation or nondisclosure of material fact to defraud claimant; classification
    Any employing unit or any officer or agent of an employing unit or any other person who knowingly makes a false statement or representation believing...
  • 23-787 - Repayment of and deductions for benefits obtained by claimants not entitled to benefits; collection
    A. A person who receives any amount as benefits under this chapter to which the person is not entitled is liable to repay the overpaid...
  • 23-788 - Recovery of trade act overpayments
    The department shall recover any overpayment made to an individual under the trade act of 1974, as amended, by deduction of the overpayment amount from...
  • 23-789 - Recovery of child support obligations; definitions
    A. When an individual files an initial claim for unemployment compensation, he shall disclose whether he is liable for child support obligations. Upon a disclosure...
  • 23-789.01 - Recovery of uncollected overissuance of food stamp coupons; definitions
    A. At the time an individual files a new claim for unemployment compensation, the department may require disclosure of whether or not the individual owes...
  • 23-790 - Recovery on behalf of foreign agency of benefits paid through nondisclosure or misrepresentation of material fact
    On request of an agency which administers an employment security law of another state or foreign government and which has found in accordance with the...
  • 23-791 - Benefits reduced by pension payment; definition
    A. Except as provided in subsections B and C, the amount of benefits payable to an individual for any week that begins in a period...
  • 23-792 - Voluntary withholding; income tax
    A. An individual filing a new claim for unemployment compensation shall, at the time of filing the claim, be advised: 1. That unemployment compensation is...
  • 23-793 - Qualified transient lodging employment; definition
    A. From and after January 1, 1997, employment with a single employer who qualifies for the transient lodging classification prescribed in section 42-5070 shall be...
  • 23-794 - School bus contractors with educational institutions; definition
    A. Notwithstanding any other law, benefits based on service by a school bus contractor for an educational institution shall not be paid to an individual...
  • 23-795 - Contract educational providers; definition
    A. Notwithstanding sections 23-779 and 23-780, benefits based on service for a contract educational provider shall not be paid to an individual for any week...
  • 23-796 - Services for a charter school; benefits
    A. Notwithstanding any other law, benefits based on service for a charter school, as described in section 15-181, shall not be paid to an individual...
  • 23-798 - Reservation of legislative authority; no vested rights
    The legislature reserves the right to amend or repeal all or any part of this chapter at any time, and there shall be no vested...
  • 23-799 - Severability
    If any provision of this chapter, or the application thereof to any person or circumstance, is held invalid, the remainder of this chapter and the...
  • Last modified: August 21, 2013