Section: Personnel
Policy Number: 4-80
Policy Name: UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION INSURANCE
Date: 1997

POLICY

Employees are covered by the State of Delaware Unemployment Insurance Act. Generally, employees are eligible for unemployment compensation if terminated for causes not controlled by the employee. The amount of unemployment compensation is set by State of Delaware schedules.

It is the joint responsibility of the supervisor and the Office of Labor Relations to expedite legitimate claims and to guard against unwarranted claims.

PROCEDURE

Individual files a claim for unemployment compensation at the State Department of Labor, Division of Unemployment.

For additional information, contact the Office of Labor Relations, 831-8305.

Submitted by: Labor Relations