Unemployment Compensation for Federal Employees

federalworker.jpg

The Unemployment Compensation for Federal Employees program provides benefits for eligible unemployed former civilian Federal employees.

The program is administered by States as agents of the Federal government. This program is operated under the same terms and conditions that apply to regular State Unemployment Insurance. In general, the law of the State in which your last official duty station in Federal civilian service was located will be the State law that determines eligibility for unemployment insurance benefits.

There is no payroll deduction from a Federal employee's wages for unemployment insurance protection. Benefits are paid for by the various Federal agencies.

Benefits

The law of the State (under which the claim is filed) determines benefit amounts, number of weeks benefits can be paid, and other eligibility conditions.

Filing a Claim

You should contact your State Unemployment Insurance agency as soon as possible after becoming unemployed. In some States, you can now file a claim by telephone.

Related Articles

Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Neighborhood Link
Search All Articles
Related Articles
No Child Left Behind Increases Parents' Choices
Nclb_thHow No Child Left Behind provides educational choices
No Child Left Behind and Charter Schools
Apple_thHow Charter Schools work with the No Child Left Behind law
No Child Left Behind and School Safety
Books_thWhy No School Left Behind will make schools safer and more drug-free
Are You Ready for Earthquakes?
Areyouready_030_thHow to be better prepared in an Earthquake

More...
Most Popular
Inspecting for Possible Home Earthquake Hazards
Roof_thTips on making your home earthquake safe.
Dealing with Difficult People the Practical Way
Feb2_thIdeas for dealing with difficult people.
What Are U.S. Savings Bonds?
IbondsthumbU.S. Savings Bonds are a safe, easy way to save money and a solid addition to your investment portfolio.
What are Dust Mites?
AsthmathumbCommon house dust may contain asthma triggers. When you are treating your house for dust mites, try these simple steps.

More...

Zip Code Profiler

Neighborhoods, Home Values, Schools, City & State Data, Sex Offender Lists, more.

Instant Home Value!