Finally your total base period earnings must have been at least 3 510 to qualify for unemployment insurance. 16 that it will remain on the 13 week extended benefits eb program for unemployed kansans but that the state has triggered off of the high unemployment period hup under that.
Usdol informs kansas high extended unemployment benefits period ending eligible claimants can receive up to 13 weeks of benefits rather than 20 weeks topeka kansas due to economic growth and recovering unemployment rates in the state of kansas the u s.
How long does it take to get unemployment in kansas. People who can t get through cannot collect unemployment. You will not be paid benefits for any week that you haven t filed a kansas unemployment claim. Those out of work are sympathetic to call center employees now flooded with requests a little kindness goes a long way with everybody.
The current minimum is 122. Kansas law requires you to serve a one week non payable waiting period for each new unemployment benefit year. Therefore to qualify for unemployment insurance in kansas you must have worked during at least two quarters of the base period.
According to the kansas department of labor if you file your claim on or after january 1 you are eligible for 26 weeks of unemployment benefits a 10 week extension. Through bank of america the kansas department of labor kdol deposits your unemployment benefit payments onto your card making cash available to you through atms mastercard member financial institutions and other locations such as grocery stores that accept mastercard debit cards. Kansas workers are currently able to claim unemployment benefits for up to 16 weeks assuming they don t find other employment in the meantime.
Department of labor usdol notified the state friday oct. The pua program in kansas is being rolled out in multiple phases. In times of higher unemployment additional weeks of benefits may be available.
How long until the pua program is operational in kansas. You must have earned at least 2 573 in a single quarter. To count as your waiting period week you must file a weekly claim and be eligible for benefits for the week.
Kansas does not offer an alternate base period. This is the first week that you meet all unemployment requirements for payment of benefits. Phase 1 involves creating a new system to be able to accept applications for those with no covered wages such as individuals that are fully self employed and is now complete.
Kansas unemployment laws require that claimants serve a one week waiting period before being eligible for benefits. The current maximum for 2020 is 488 per week. However the cares act extends that period by 13.
You may receive benefits for between 16 to 26 weeks depending on the unemployment rate at time you file your claim. However an extended base period is available to those who were injured disabled while working.
Kansas Department Of Labor On Twitter The U S Department Of Labor Usdol Notified The State That Kansas Has Officially Triggered Off Of The Unemployment Insurance Extended Benefits Eb Program Bringing The Program