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Georgia Law (2)+

  • Learn About Unemployment Benefits for Individuals

    Unemployment Insurance(UI) benefits is temporary income for workers who are unemployed through no fault of their own and who are either looking for another job, have definite recall to their jobs within 6 weeks of the last day worked, or are in approved training. The funding for unemployment insurance benefits comes from taxes paid by employers. Workers do not pay any costs. Eligibility for benefits is determined based on past wages, reason for job separation, and availability and job search requirements. Claims for unemployment insurance may be filed at any Georgia Department of Labor Career Center. Content Detail

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    Georgia Department of Labor
  • Unemployment Insurance Frequently Asked Questions

    From this Department of Labor web site, view general unemployment insurance information, including eligibility for benefits, the appeals process, and special situations in Georgia. Content Detail

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    Georgia Department of Labor

Government Assistance (2)+

  • Trade Readjustment Allowances - Income for Displaced Workers

    Trade Readjustment Allowances (TRA) are income support to persons who have exhausted Unemployment compensation and whose jobs were affected by foreign imports. Content Detail

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    U.S. Department of Labor
  • Unemployment Insurance for Ex-Servicemembers

    The Unemployment Compensation for Ex-servicemembers program provides benefits for eligible ex-military personnel. The program is administered by the States as agents of the Federal government. * If you were on active duty with a branch of the U.S. military, you may be entitled to benefits based on that service. * You must have been separated under honorable conditions. * There is no payroll deduction from the service member's wages for unemployment insurance protection. Benefits are paid for by the various branches of the military. Content Detail

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    U.S. Department of Labor

Rights in A Disaster Situation (1)+

  • Disaster Unemployment Assistance

    Disaster Unemployment Assistance provides financial assistance to individuals whose employment or self-employment has been lost or interrupted as a direct result of a major disaster declared by the President of the United states. Before an individual can be determined eligible for Disaster Unemployment Assistance, it must be established that the individual is not eligible for regular unemployment insurance benefits (under any state or federal law). The program is administered by states as agents of the federal government. Content Detail

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    U.S. Department of Labor