Federal-State Unemployment Compensation Program: Certifications for 2013 Under the Federal Unemployment Tax Act, 67200-67201 [2013-26800]

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SUMMARY: Signed in Washington, DC, October 31, 2013. Eric M. Seleznow, Acting Assistant Secretary, Employment and Training Administration. October 31, 2013 The Honorable Jacob J. Lew, Secretary of the Treasury, Department of the Treasury, 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20220 Dear Secretary Lew: Transmitted herewith are an original and one copy of the certifications of the states and their unemployment compensation laws for the 12-month period ending on October 31, 2013. One is required with respect to the normal federal unemployment tax credit by Section 3304 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 (IRC), and the other is required with respect to the additional tax credit by Section 3303 of the IRC. Both certifications list all 53 jurisdictions. Sincerely, THOMAS E. PEREZ Secretary of Labor Enclosures PO 00000 Frm 00102 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY WASHINGTON, DC CERTIFICATION OF STATES TO THE SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY PURSUANT TO SECTION 3304(c) OF THE INTERNAL REVENUE CODE OF 1986 In accordance with the provisions of Section 3304(c) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 (26 U.S.C. 3304(c)), I hereby certify the following named states to the Secretary of the Treasury for the 12-month period ending on October 31, 2013, in regard to the unemployment compensation laws of those states, which heretofore have been approved under the Federal Unemployment Tax Act: Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware District of Columbia Florida Georgia Hawaii Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Puerto Rico Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Virgin Islands Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming This certification is for the maximum normal credit allowable under Section 3302(a) of the Code. Signed at Washington, DC, on October 31, 2013. THOMAS E. PEREZ Secretary of Labor UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY WASHINGTON, DC CERTIFICATION OF STATE UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION LAWS TO THE SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY PURSUANT TO SECTION 3303(b)(1) OF THE INTERNAL REVENUE CODE OF 1986 In accordance with the provisions of paragraph (1) of Section 3303(b) of the E:\FR\FM\08NON1.SGM 08NON1 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 217 / Friday, November 8, 2013 / Notices Internal Revenue Code of 1986 (26 U.S.C. 3303(b)(1)), I hereby certify the unemployment compensation laws of the following named states, which heretofore have been certified pursuant to paragraph (3) of Section 3303(b) of the Code, to the Secretary of the Treasury for the 12-month period ending on October 31, 2013: Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware District of Columbia Florida Georgia Hawaii Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Puerto Rico Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Virgin Islands Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming Open BILLING CODE 4510–30–P LEGAL SERVICES CORPORATION Sunshine Act Meeting The Legal Services Corporation’s Board of Directors will meet telephonically on November 21, 2013. 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To avoid disrupting the meeting, please refrain from placing the call on hold if doing so will trigger recorded music or other sound. From time to time, the presiding Chair may solicit comments from the public. STATUS OF MEETING: This certification is for the maximum additional credit allowable under Section 3302(b) of the Code, subject to the limitations of Section 3302(c) of the Code. Signed at Washington, DC, on October 31, 2013. THOMAS E. PEREZ Secretary of Labor DATE AND TIME: CALL-IN DIRECTIONS FOR OPEN SESSIONS: 1. Approval of agenda 2. Approval of minutes of the Board’s meeting of October 22, 2013 3. Consider and act on the Board of Directors’ transmittal to accompany the Inspector General’s Semiannual Report to Congress for the period of April 1, 2013 through September 30, 2013 4. Public comment 5. Consider and act on other business 6. 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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 217 (Friday, November 8, 2013)]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Employment and Training Administration


Federal-State Unemployment Compensation Program: Certifications 
for 2013 Under the Federal Unemployment Tax Act

AGENCY: Employment and Training Administration.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Secretary of Labor signed the annual certifications under 
the Federal Unemployment Tax Act, 26 U.S.C. 3301 et seq., thereby 
enabling employers who make contributions to state unemployment funds 
to obtain certain credits against their liability for the federal 
unemployment tax. By letter, the certifications were transmitted to the 
Secretary of the Treasury. The letter and certifications are printed 
below.

    Signed in Washington, DC, October 31, 2013.
Eric M. Seleznow,
Acting Assistant Secretary, Employment and Training Administration.
    October 31, 2013

The Honorable Jacob J. Lew, Secretary of the Treasury, Department of 
the Treasury, 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20220

    Dear Secretary Lew:
    Transmitted herewith are an original and one copy of the 
certifications of the states and their unemployment compensation laws 
for the 12-month period ending on October 31, 2013. One is required 
with respect to the normal federal unemployment tax credit by Section 
3304 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 (IRC), and the other is 
required with respect to the additional tax credit by Section 3303 of 
the IRC. Both certifications list all 53 jurisdictions.

Sincerely,

THOMAS E. PEREZ
Secretary of Labor

Enclosures
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY
WASHINGTON, DC

CERTIFICATION OF STATES TO THE SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY PURSUANT TO 
SECTION 3304(c) OF THE INTERNAL REVENUE CODE OF 1986

    In accordance with the provisions of Section 3304(c) of the 
Internal Revenue Code of 1986 (26 U.S.C. 3304(c)), I hereby certify the 
following named states to the Secretary of the Treasury for the 12-
month period ending on October 31, 2013, in regard to the unemployment 
compensation laws of those states, which heretofore have been approved 
under the Federal Unemployment Tax Act:

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Alabama                              Idaho
Alaska                               Illinois
Arizona                              Indiana
Arkansas                             Iowa
California                           Kansas
Colorado                             Kentucky
Connecticut                          Louisiana
Delaware                             Maine
District of Columbia                 Maryland
Florida                              Massachusetts
Georgia                              Michigan
Hawaii                               Minnesota
Mississippi                          Puerto Rico
Missouri                             Rhode Island
Montana                              South Carolina
Nebraska                             South Dakota
Nevada                               Tennessee
New Hampshire                        Texas
New Jersey                           Utah
New Mexico                           Vermont
New York                             Virginia
North Carolina                       Virgin Islands
North Dakota                         Washington
Ohio                                 West Virginia
Oklahoma                             Wisconsin
Oregon                               Wyoming
Pennsylvania
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    This certification is for the maximum normal credit allowable under 
Section 3302(a) of the Code.
    Signed at Washington, DC, on October 31, 2013.

THOMAS E. PEREZ
Secretary of Labor
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY
WASHINGTON, DC

CERTIFICATION OF STATE UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION LAWS TO THE SECRETARY 
OF THE TREASURY PURSUANT TO SECTION 3303(b)(1) OF THE INTERNAL REVENUE 
CODE OF 1986

    In accordance with the provisions of paragraph (1) of Section 
3303(b) of the

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Internal Revenue Code of 1986 (26 U.S.C. 3303(b)(1)), I hereby certify 
the unemployment compensation laws of the following named states, which 
heretofore have been certified pursuant to paragraph (3) of Section 
3303(b) of the Code, to the Secretary of the Treasury for the 12-month 
period ending on October 31, 2013:

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Alabama                              Idaho
Alaska                               Illinois
Arizona                              Indiana
Arkansas                             Iowa
California                           Kansas
Colorado                             Kentucky
Connecticut                          Louisiana
Delaware                             Maine
District of Columbia                 Maryland
Florida                              Massachusetts
Georgia                              Michigan
Hawaii                               Minnesota
Mississippi                          Puerto Rico
Missouri                             Rhode Island
Montana                              South Carolina
Nebraska                             South Dakota
Nevada                               Tennessee
New Hampshire                        Texas
New Jersey                           Utah
New Mexico                           Vermont
New York                             Virginia
North Carolina                       Virgin Islands
North Dakota                         Washington
Ohio                                 West Virginia
Oklahoma                             Wisconsin
Oregon                               Wyoming
Pennsylvania
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    This certification is for the maximum additional credit allowable 
under Section 3302(b) of the Code, subject to the limitations of 
Section 3302(c) of the Code.
    Signed at Washington, DC, on October 31, 2013.

THOMAS E. PEREZ
Secretary of Labor

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