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  • TEN No. 03-21 (Issue Date: August 20, 2021)
    Subject

    Questionable Employment Tax Practices (QETP) Program

    Purpose

    To provide information and a reminder regarding the Questionable Employment Tax Practices (QETP) program with respect to state unemployment insurance (UI) tax administration.

    Active
    Program Year:2021
    Fiscal Year:2021
  • UIPL No. 24-21 (Issue Date: August 20, 2021)
    Subject

    Additional Planning Guidance for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 Unemployment Insurance (UI) State Quality Service Plan (SQSP)

    Purpose

    To initiate the SQSP process and define additional requirements for the FY 2022 SQSP.

    Active
    Program Year:2021
    Fiscal Year:2021
  • TEGL No. 25-20, Change 1 (Issue Date: August 19, 2021)
    Subject

    Increased Funding Availability for CAREER (Comprehensive and Accessible Reemployment through Equitable Employment Recovery) National Dislocated Worker Grants

    Purpose

    This Change 1 to Training and Employment Guidance Letter (TEGL) 25-20 announces an increased amount of funding availability of up to $90 million, for the CAREER (Comprehensive and Accessible Reemployment through Equitable Employment Recovery) National Dislocated Worker Grants (DWGs), with award amounts of up to $3 million. Otherwise, the content in TEGL 25-20 remains the same.

    Active
    Program Year:2021
    Fiscal Year:2021
  • UIPL No. 23-21 (Issue Date: August 17, 2021)
    Subject

    Grant Opportunity for Promoting Equitable Access to Unemployment Compensation (UC) Programs

    Purpose

    To notify State Workforce Agencies of the availability of up to $260 million for activities that promote equitable access to UC programs, which include eliminating administrative barriers to benefit application, reducing state workload backlogs, improving the timeliness of UC payments to eligible individuals, and ensuring equity in fraud prevention, detection, and recovery activities.

    Active
    Program Year:2021
    Fiscal Year:2021
  • UIPL No. 22-21 (Issue Date: August 11, 2021)
    Subject

    Grant Opportunity to Support States with Fraud Detection and Prevention, Including Identity Verification and Overpayment Recovery Activities, in All Unemployment Compensation (UC) Programs

    Purpose

    To notify State Workforce Agencies regarding the availability of up to $140 million to support states with fraud detection and prevention, including identity verification and overpayment recovery activities, in all UC programs.

    Active
    Program Year:2021
    Fiscal Year:2021
  • UIPL No. 28-20, Change 2 (Issue Date: August 11, 2021)
    Subject

    Additional Funding to Assist with Strengthening Fraud Detection and Prevention Efforts and the Recovery of Overpayments in the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) and Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC) Programs, as well as Guidance on Processes for Combatting Identity Fraud

    Purpose

    To inform states regarding the availability of a third round of fraud prevention and recovery funding and to provide application instructions. The funding may be used to combat fraud in the PUA and PEUC programs, including to support innovative strategies and solutions to assist with identity verification and combatting identity fraud; strengthen fraud detection and prevention efforts; recover overpayments; and cover administrative expenses related to integrity efforts. Additionally, this Unemployment Insurance Program Letter (UIPL) provides definitions for different types of fraud and guidance on processes for combatting identity fraud.

    Active
    Program Year:2021
    Fiscal Year:2021
  • UIPL No. 04-17, Change 1 (Issue Date: August 3, 2021)
    Subject

    Requirement for States to Refer Allegations of Unemployment Compensation (UC) Fraud, Waste, Abuse, Mismanagement, or Misconduct to the Department of Labor's (Department) Office of Inspector General's (DOL-OIG) and to Disclose Information Related to the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act to DOL-OIG for Purposes of UC Fraud Investigation and Audits

    Purpose

    This Unemployment Insurance Program Letter (UIPL): (1) advises states that they must refer allegations which they reasonably believe constitute UC fraud, waste, abuse, mismanagement, or misconduct to DOL-OIG; (2) rescinds UIPL No. 29-05; (3) provides revised guidance that supersedes Section 5 of UIPL No. 04-17; and (4) requires states to disclose confidential UC information related to the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, as amended, to the DOL-OIG for the purpose of UC fraud investigations and audits for the entire pandemic relief period.

    Active
    Program Year:2021
    Fiscal Year:2021
  • TEGL No. 21-16, Change 1 (Issue Date: July 30, 2021)
    Subject

    Change 1 to Training and Employment Guidance Letter (TEGL) 21-16 Third Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Title I Youth Formula Program Guidance

    Purpose

    To update directions for determining whether youth live in a high poverty area for Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Title I Youth Program eligibility purposes.

    Active
    Program Year:2021
    Fiscal Year:2021
  • TEN No. 02-21 (Issue Date: July 23, 2021)
    Subject

    Serving Individuals and Communities Impacted by Opioid Addiction and Other Substance Use Disorders

    Purpose

    To provide information to states and local areas regarding the role of the public workforce system in addressing the economic and workforce impacts associated with the high rate of opioid addiction and other substance use disorders.

    Active
    Program Year:2021
    Fiscal Year:2021
  • UIPL No. 14-21, Change 1 (Issue Date: July 12, 2021)
    Subject

    State Responsibilities After the Temporary Unemployment Benefit Programs under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, as amended, End Due to State Termination of Administration or When the Programs Expire.

    Purpose

    To advise states of the operational requirements after the temporary unemployment benefit programs authorized under the CARES Act, as amended, end. These operational requirements apply after the temporary programs expire on September 6, 2021, or earlier if a state chooses to end participation before September 6, 2021.

    Active
    Program Year:2021
    Fiscal Year:2021