Ga. Comp. R. & Regs. R. 300-2-4-.01 - Regular Unemployment Insurance Benefit Payments

Current through Rules and Regulations filed through April 4, 2022

Pursuant to the provisions of OCGA Sections 34-8-190, 34-8-191, and 34-8-195, filing claims:

(a) Total and part-total claims. To file a claim for total or part-total unemployment, an individual must report to the department and file a claim as specified by the department. Registration for work with the department is required as directed by the department and failure to register may cause benefits to be withheld.
(b) Partial Claims. Form DOL-408, "Weekly Report of Low Earnings", properly completed, shall constitute a claim for compensable credit with respect to such week of partial unemployment covered by the claim. Form DOL-408, "Weekly Report of Low Earnings", shall be completed by the employer and furnished to the employee no more than thirty (30) days from the end of the employer's payroll week during which employee worked less than full-time. Provided such employee may, upon failure of the employer to provide such forms, file such claim at the nearest claims office of the department. Such claims must be filed within sixty (60) days from the end of the employer's payroll week in which said claimant worked less than full-time. Provided, further, that the limitations imposed hereunder may, in the discretion of the Commissioner or the Commissioner's designee, be waived upon the showing of extenuating circumstances.

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Ga. Comp. R. & Regs. R. 300-2-4-.01
O.C.G.A. ยงยง 34-8-2-6(a)(4), 34-8-70, 34-7-190.
Original Rule entitled "Goggles" was filed and effective on May 18, 1965. Amended: Rule renumbered as 300-3-4-.01 and Rule 300-1-4-.01, entitled "Regulations Pertaining to Job Insurance Payments (Claimants)" renumbered as 300-2-4-.01. Filed May 20, 1966; effective June 8, 1966. Amended: Rule repealed and a new Rule entitled "Regular Unemployment Insurance Payments" adopted. Filed October 16, 1974; effective November 5, 1974. Amended: Rule repealed and a new Rule of same title adopted. Filed June 29, 1979; effective July 19, 1979. Amended: Rule repealed and a new Rule of same title adopted. Filed October 24, 1983; effective November 13, 1983. Amended: Filed January 9, 1989; effective January 29, 1989. Repealed: New Rule of same title adopted. F. Aug. 28, 1992; eff. Sept. 17, 1992. Amended: Rule retitled "Regular Unemployment Insurance Benefit Payments". F. Jun. 25, 1998; eff. July 15, 1998. Amended: F. Jan. 24, 2020; eff. Jan. 19, 2020, as specified by the Agency.

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