Ga. Comp. R. & Regs. R. 300-2-4-.02 - Registration of Claimants for Possible Referrals to Job Openings

Current through Rules and Regulations filed through April 4, 2022

(1) Claimants are required to report as directed by the department to register with the department's Field Service Office for screening and referral to employers who are currently offering employment (except as provided below). Unemployment benefits will cease to be payable unless registration has been completed as directed. The department will notify claimants from time to time to report to the department to give reports on work search activities and for the department to make job referrals as appropriate.
(2) Exceptions to registration requirements are granted to qualified applicants who are:
(a) On short term layoff but who have a definite date of recall to their previous employment within six (6) weeks of the last day worked;
(b) Partial claimants as described in Section 300-2-4-.01 of these rules;
(c) Claimants who are attending training approved by the Commissioner;
(d) Members of unions who routinely and regularly receive all of their job referrals from so-called hiring halls or similar placement facilities and whose eligibility for membership in the union would automatically cease upon acceptance of other work; and
(e) Claimants involved in a strike or similar labor dispute, provided, however, claimants who have been locked out of their job must register with the department for possible job referrals if so directed by the department.

Notes

Ga. Comp. R. & Regs. R. 300-2-4-.02
O.C.G.A. Secs. 34-8-70, 34-8-150, 34-8-155, 34-8-158(3), 34-8-170, 34-8-191.
Original Rule entitled "Protection from Welding Rays" was filed and effective on May 18, 1965. Amended: Rule renumbered as 300-3-4-.02 and Rule 300-1-4-.02, entitled "Regulations Pertaining to Maritime Workers" renumbered as 300-2-4-.02.

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