unemployment benefit

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Related to unemployment compensation: Unemployment insurance, Unemployment benefits

Unemployment Benefit

A payment made, especially by a government, to an unemployed person. Unemployed benefits are available to persons who have been laid off or terminated against their will. These benefits help them pay their bills until they can find more work.

unemployment benefit

see JOBSEEKERS ALLOWANCE.

unemployment benefit

see JOBSEEKERS ALLOWANCE.
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Reed Act funds are available, as prescribed by Section 903 of the Social Security Act, for construction and improvement of buildings, rent or lease costs, acquisition of land, payment of salaries and related benefits, maintenance and operation of central and local offices, or payment of unemployment compensation benefits, effective July 1, 2013, through June 30, 2014.
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Eventually, the Appellate Practice Section developed a plan to conduct a pilot program involving appeals from denials of unemployment compensation benefits.
Further, if she is offended by working on Sunday, she should be too offended to accept unemployment compensation on a seven-day-week basis.
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