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Chapter 96: Employment Security.

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Article 1 - Definitions and Funds. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-1 96-1. Title and definitions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-1.1 through 96-1.5 96-1.1 through 96-1.5. Repealed by Session Laws 1977, c. 727, ss. 2- 6.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-2 96-2. Declaration of State public policy.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-3 96-3. Division of Employment Security.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-4 96-4. Administration; powers and duties of the Assistant Secretary; Board of Review.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-4.1 96-4.1. Funds used in administering the unemployment compensation laws.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-5 96-5. Employment Security Administration Fund.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-5.1 96-5.1. Supplemental Employment Security Administration Fund.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-6 96-6. Unemployment Insurance Fund.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-6.1 96-6.1: Repealed pursuant to the terms of G.S. 96-6.1(c), effective with respect to calendar quarters beginning on or after January 1, 2011.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-6.2 96-6.2. Unemployment Insurance Reserve Fund.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-7 96-7. Representation in court.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 2 - Contributions and Payments by Employers. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-8 96-8, 96-9: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-2, s. 2(a), effective July 1, 2013.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-9 96-8, 96-9: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-2, s. 2(a), effective July 1, 2013.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-9.1 96-9.1. Purpose.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-9.2 96-9.2. Required contributions to the Unemployment Insurance Fund.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-9.3 96-9.3. Determination of taxable wages.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-9.4 96-9.4. Determination of employer's reserve ratio.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-9.5 96-9.5. Performance of services in this State.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-9.6 96-9.6. Election to reimburse Unemployment Insurance Fund in lieu of contributions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-9.7 96-9.7. Surtax for the Unemployment Insurance Reserve Fund.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-9.8 96-9.8. Voluntary election to pay contributions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-9.9 96-9.9: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-9.10 96-9.10: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-9.11 96-9.11: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-9.12 96-9.12: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-9.13 96-9.13: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-9.14 96-9.14: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 2A - Administration and Collection of Contributions. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-9.15 96-9.15. Report and payment.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-10 96-10. Collection of contributions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-10.1 96-10.1. Compromise of liability.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 2B - Administration of Employer Accounts. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-11 96-11: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-2, s. 2(a), effective July 1, 2013.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-11.1 96-11.1. Employer accounts.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-11.2 96-11.2. Allocation of charges to base period employers.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-11.3 96-11.3. Noncharging of benefits.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-11.4 96-11.4. No relief for errors resulting from noncompliance.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-11.5 96-11.5. Contributions credited to wrong account.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-11.6 96-11.6. Interest on Unemployment Insurance Fund allocated among employers' accounts.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-11.7 96-11.7. Transfer of account to another employer.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-11.8 96-11.8. Closure of account.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-11.9 96-11.9. Termination of coverage.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 2C - Benefits Payable for Unemployment Compensation. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-12 96-12: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-2, s. 2(a), effective July 1, 2013.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-12.01 96-12.01: Recodified as G.S. 96-14.14 by Session Laws 2013-2, s. 6, effective July 1, 2013.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-12.1 96-12.1 through 96-14: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-2, s. 2(a), effective July 1, 2013.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-13 96-12.1 through 96-14: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-2, s. 2(a), effective July 1, 2013.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-14 96-12.1 through 96-14: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-2, s. 2(a), effective July 1, 2013.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-14.1 96-14.1. Unemployment benefits.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-14.2 96-14.2. Weekly benefit amount.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-14.3 96-14.3. Duration of benefits.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-14.4 96-14.4: Repealed by Session Laws 2015-238, s. 2.8(a), effective July 1, 2015.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-14.5 96-14.5. Disqualification for good cause not attributable to the employer.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-14.6 96-14.6. Disqualification for misconduct.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-14.7 96-14.7. Other reasons to be disqualified from receiving benefits.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-14.8 96-14.8. Military spouse relocation and domestic violence are good causes for leaving.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-14.9 96-14.9. Weekly certification.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-14.10 96-14.10. Disciplinary suspension.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-14.11 96-14.11. Disqualification for the remaining weeks of the benefit period.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-14.12 96-14.12. Limitations on company officers and spouses.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-14.13 96-14.13. Limitation on benefits due to lump sum payments.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-14.14 96-14.14. Extended benefits.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 2D - Administration of Benefits. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-15 96-15. Claims for benefits.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-15.01 96-15.01. Establishing a benefit year.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-15.1 96-15.1. Protection of witnesses from discharge, demotion, or intimidation.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-15.2 96-15.2. Protection of witness before the Employment Security Commission.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-15.3 96-15.3. Board of Review.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-16 96-16. Seasonal pursuits.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-17 96-17. Protection of rights and benefits; attorney representation; prohibited fees; deductions for child support obligations.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-18 96-18. Penalties.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-18.1 96-18.1. Attachment and garnishment of fraudulent overpayment.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-19 96-19. Enforcement of Employment Security Law discontinued upon repeal or invalidation of federal acts; suspension of enforcement provisions contested.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 3 - Employment Service Division. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-20 96-20. Duties of Division; conformance to Wagner-Peyser Act; organization; director; employees.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-21 96-21. Duties concerning veterans and worker profiling.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-22 96-22. Employment of and assistance to minors.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-23 96-23: Repealed by Session Laws 1985, c. 197, s. 8.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-24 96-24. Local offices; cooperation with United States service; financial aid from United States.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-25 96-25. Acceptance and use of donations.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-26 96-26. Cooperation of towns, townships, and counties with Division.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-27 96-27. Method of handling employment service funds.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-28 96-28. Repealed by Session Laws 1951, c. 332, s. 17.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-29 96-29. Openings listed by State agencies.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 4 - Job Training, Education, and Placement Information Management. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-30 96-30. Findings and purpose.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-31 96-31. Definitions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-32 96-32. Common follow-up information management system created.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-33 96-33. State agencies required to provide information and data.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-34 96-34. Prohibitions on use of information collected.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-35 96-35. Reports on common follow-up system activities.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 5 - Miscellaneous Provisions. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 96-40 96-40. Unemployment insurance program integrity; reporting.[HTML] [RTF]