DAR File No. 40400

This notice was published in the June 1, 2016, issue (Vol. 2016, No. 11) of the Utah State Bulletin.


Workforce Services, Unemployment Insurance

Rule R994-302

Employer Contribution Payments

Five-Year Notice of Review and Statement of Continuation

DAR File No.: 40400
Filed: 05/03/2016 12:05:11 PM

NOTICE OF REVIEW AND STATEMENT OF CONTINUATION

Concise explanation of the particular statutory provisions under which the rule is enacted and how these provisions authorize or require the rule:

Section 35A-4-302 provides that employers must make contributions to the trust fund "in accordance with rules the department may prescribe". This rule explains how and when contributions are to be made.

Summary of written comments received during and since the last five-year review of the rule from interested persons supporting or opposing the rule:

No comments have been received during the last five years.

Reasoned justification for continuation of the rule, including reasons why the agency disagrees with comments in opposition to the rule, if any:

The rule is essential to explain to employers when and how to make the required contribution payments. It also requires an employer to notify the Department of certain changes, like death of an owner, and any receivership proceedings. The rule allows for extensions in some circumstances and adjustments or refunds in the event of an overpayment. The rule is essential to explain the process for filing contributions. Therefore, this rule should be continued.

The full text of this rule may be inspected, during regular business hours, at the Division of Administrative Rules, or at:

Workforce Services
Unemployment Insurance
140 E 300 S
SALT LAKE CITY, UT 84111-2333

Direct questions regarding this rule to:

  • Suzan Pixton at the above address, by phone at 801-526-9645, by FAX at 801-526-9211, or by Internet E-mail at spixton@utah.gov

Effective:

05/03/2016

Authorized by:

Jon Pierpont, Executive Director


Additional Information

More information about a Five-Year Notice of Review and Statement of Continuation is available online.

The Portable Document Format (PDF) version of the Bulletin is the official version. The PDF version of this issue is available at https://rules.utah.gov/publicat/bull-pdf/2016/b20160601.pdf. The HTML edition of the Bulletin is a convenience copy. Any discrepancy between the PDF version and HTML version is resolved in favor of the PDF version.

For questions regarding the content or application of this rule, please contact Suzan Pixton at the above address, by phone at 801-526-9645, by FAX at 801-526-9211, or by Internet E-mail at spixton@utah.gov.  For questions about the rulemaking process, please contact the Division of Administrative Rules.