Updated: Feb 10
I'm on PUA/PEUC ... what's phase 2?
EDD indicated that those who had zero balance on or prior to 12/27/20 will be part of phase 2
Phase 1 were those who had a remaining balance on 12/27/20
Updates on Phase 2 - extended benefits for PUA/PEUC
Notifications for these claimants will be sent next week
Notification will say to look for the chance to start certifying by March 7, 2021
This will come via emails, text, or mailed notice
Any phase 1 updates?
Phase 1 roll-out has been completed
EDD continues to do sweeps for those who are about to run out
Pending Status Updates
If you have a pending status this is based on eligibility issues in the week-by-week unemployment insurance program.
EDD is required to return to conducting phone interviews to investigate eligibility
Because of the pandemic, looking for work is not required, but being able and available to accept work if offered is.
Suspended claims updates
There were 1.4 million claims identified as potentially fraudulent. You could have been: