Introduced by Sen. Tupac Hunter (D) on May 10, 2011 To repeal the law passed weeks several weeks before this bill’s introduction that reduced from 26 weeks to 20 weeks the maximum period a person is eligible for state unemployment benefits. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Economic Development Committee on May 10, 2011
Motion by Sen. Virgil Smith (D) on February 22, 2012 To discharge the bill from committee and bring it directly to the Senate floor for a vote.
The motion failed 12 to 24 in the Senate on February 22, 2012