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  • TEGL No. 04-21 (Issue Date: December 14, 2021)
    Subject

    Modification Requirements for Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) State Plans for Program Years (PYs) 2022 and 2023

    Purpose

    This Training and Employment Guidance Letter (TEGL) conveys to states the Administration's priorities, modification requirements, submission process, and deadline for the required modification of the WIOA Unified and Combined State Plans (State Plans) for PY 2022 and PY 2023, consistent with Sections 102 and 103 of WIOA.

    Active
    Program Year:2021
    Fiscal Year:2022
  • TEN No. 16-21 (Issue Date: December 2, 2021)
    Subject

    Announcing Grant Awards Made to States Selected to Participate in the Unemployment Insurance (UI) Information Technology (IT) Modernization Project - Claimant Experience Pilot

    Purpose

    To provide information on grant awards made to states selected to participate as "build and pilot" partners in the Claimant Experience Pilot and to provide information on how State Workforce Agencies (SWAs) can express interest in participating in future UI IT modernization pilots.

    Active
    Program Year:2021
    Fiscal Year:2022
  • UIPL No. 03-22 (Issue Date: November 22, 2021)
    Subject

    Impacts of Lapses in Federal Appropriations on State Administration of Unemployment Insurance (UI) Programs and Federal Agencies

    Purpose

    To inform state and Federal agencies of their responsibilities during a lapse in Federal appropriations that leads to a full or partial Federal government shutdown.

    Active
    Program Year:2021
    Fiscal Year:2022
  • TEN No. 15-21 (Issue Date: November 17, 2021)
    Subject

    Announcing the National Association of State Workforce Agencies (NASWA) Unemployment Insurance (UI) Integrity Center's Behavioral Insights Toolkit

    Purpose

    To inform State Workforce Agencies (SWAs) about the launch of the NASWA UI Integrity Center's Behavioral Insights Toolkit and to provide states with information on how to access the Toolkit resources.

    Active
    Program Year:2021
    Fiscal Year:2022
  • TEGL No. 03-21 (Issue Date: November 15, 2021)
    Subject

    Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) Initial Funding Allotments for Fiscal Year 2022

    Purpose

    To convey the WOTC Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 initial funding allotments and application requirements for State Workforce Agencies (SWA) based on funding appropriated through a continuing resolution (CR) through December 3, 2021.

    Active
    Program Year:2021
    Fiscal Year:2022
  • UIPL No. 02-22 (Issue Date: November 2, 2021)
    Subject

    Grant Opportunity to Support States Following a Consultative Assessment for Fraud Detection and Prevention, Promoting Equitable Access, and Ensuring the Timely Payment of Benefits, including Backlog Reduction, for all Unemployment Compensation (UC) Programs

    Purpose

    To notify State Workforce Agencies of the availability of up to $200 million in funding to support states in improving UC systems and processes following a consultative assessment with a team of experts provided by the U.S. Department of Labor's (Department) Employment and Training Administration (ETA).

    Active
    Program Year:2021
    Fiscal Year:2022
  • UIPL No. 01-22 (Issue Date: October 29, 2021)
    Subject

    Announcing the Availability of an Incarceration Data Exchange and Instructions to Access the Data Exchange between the Unemployment Insurance (UI) Interstate Connection Network (ICON) and the Social Security Administration (SSA) Prisoner Update Processing System (PUPS)

    Purpose

    To announce the availability of an incarceration data exchange with SSA’s PUPS systems through the ICON network and to provide instructions to states on the steps required to access the data exchange. The incarceration data exchange will provide State Workforce Agencies (SWAs) with the ability to cross-match UI claims information with SSA's prisoner data to aid states in determining if an individual meets UI eligibility requirements.

    Active
    Program Year:2021
    Fiscal Year:2022
  • TEN No. 14-21 (Issue Date: October 27, 2021)
    Subject

    Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Core Program Performance Accountability Assessment for Program Years (PY) 2020 and 2021

    Purpose

    The U.S. Departments of Labor and Education (the Departments) have determined it is appropriate and reasonable for the Department of Labor (DOL) to begin assessing performance for two performance indicators under WIOA title I and III core programs for PYs 2020 and 2021 in accordance with the phased-in approach to performance assessments described in Training and Employment Guidance Letter (TEGL) 11-19, Negotiations and Sanctions Guidance for the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Core Programs. The Departments, as permitted under section 503(a) of WIOA, have determined it reasonable to delay assessing performance for the purpose of imposing sanctions for the remaining performance indicators to ensure an orderly transition from the requirements of the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 (WIA) to those of WIOA.

    Active
    Program Year:2021
    Fiscal Year:2022
  • TEN No. 13-21 (Issue Date: October 19, 2021)
    Subject

    State Quality Service Plan Assurances Required for Disaster Unemployment Assistance

    Purpose

    To provide information regarding annual assurances for Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA), which must be included in all State Quality Service Plans (SQSP) beginning Fiscal Year (FY) 2022; and to announce the availability of a DUA Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) template.

    Active
    Program Year:2021
    Fiscal Year:2022
  • TEN No. 12-21 (Issue Date: October 15, 2021)
    Subject

    Practitioners Guide to Supportive Services

    Purpose

    To provide a resource guide to workforce investment practitioners who assist jobseekers in finding and applying for financial assistance and other supportive services.

    Active
    Program Year:2021
    Fiscal Year:2022