Tuesday, December 29, 2020
DUA is currently reviewing the CARES Act unemployment extension provisions contained in the Continued Assistance for Unemployed Workers Act of 2020. Additionally, DUA is awaiting guidance from the U.S. Department of Labor.
These provisions will bring additional unemployment compensation to hundreds of thousands of people in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. They also include new requirements to qualify to receive benefits from the federal programs outlined within the act. For more information please visit: https://www.mass.gov/info-details/update-dua-issues-information-on-the-continued-assistance-for-unemployed-workers-act