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Employment Development Department
Employment Development Department

Miscellaneous MI 20 - Reason for Decision

The Waiting Period

A. Waiting Period to be Served on Transitional Claim

(Enter Code Section 1253d, issue IRR, and Reason for Decision MI20 A.)

When you filed your claim effective (enter BYB), you were not required to serve a waiting period immediately. You claimed benefits through (enter last w/e date claimed), and then stopped claiming. The week ending (enter w/e date) must be used as your waiting period.

B. Waiting Period - First Compensable Week of Regular Claim

(Enter Code Section 1253d, issue IRR, and Reason for Decision MI20 B.)

The first week of a claim is considered to be a nonpayable waiting period week.