VEC announces the end of COVID benefits

emergency funding for homeless

The Virginia Employment Commission announced that all COVID-19 related federal unemployment programs will end September 4.

This affects the Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation, Pandemic Unemployment Assistance, Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation and Mixed Earner Unemployment Compensation.

The VEC will process and pay benefits to eligible claimants for all weeks of unemployment ending on or before September 4.

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