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States Opting Out of COVID-19 Unemployment Insurance (UI) Agreements [May 24, 2021]   [open pdf - 672KB]

From the Document: "In response to the recent recession [hyperlink] caused by the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, Congress created several temporary Unemployment Insurance (UI) programs through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act (P.L. [Public Law] 116-136 [hyperlink]), and extended these programs through P.L. 116-260 [hyperlink] and P.L. 117-2 [hyperlink]. Recently, 23 states have announced their intention to terminate their agreements to pay COVID-19 UI benefits."

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CRS Insight, IN11679
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2021-05-24
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Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/
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