On December 27, 2020, the President signed H.R.133 – Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 which Congress passed on December 21, 2020. This bill included an approximately $900 billion coronavirus relief bill, which provides provisions to extend certain unemployment insurance (UI) provisions found in the CARES Act that was passed in March. The short title to this portion of the bill is titled the “Continued Assistance for Unemployed Workers Act of 2020” and extends many of the provisions of the CARES Act through March 14, 2021, with a few additional provisions as well. This is our summary of those updates.

Pandemic Unemployment Assistance

Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation

Emergency Unemployment Relief for Governmental Entities and Nonprofit Organizations

Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC)

State Extended Benefits

Federal Extended Benefits

Short-time Compensation

Extends funding for Short-Time Compensation (work share) programs, under which employees whose hours have been reduced may receive a reduced UI benefit to make up for lost wages, through March 14, 2021

New! Mixed Earner Employment Compensation

Requirement for States to Verify Identity of Applicants for PUA

Return to Work Reporting Requirement

Lost Wages Assistance Recoupment Fairness

CCC has updated our COVID-19 Unemployment Guide  to reflect these updates. For additional information please contact your CCC Account Executive.


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