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Employment Development Department
Employment Development Department

Miscellaneous MI 80 - Reason for Decision

Disaster Unemployment Assistance

I. DISQUALIFICATION

A. Week(s) Claimed Outside of Disaster Assistance Period

(Enter Code Section 6254a, issue DUA)

Benefits are not payable because the week(s) ending (enter week[s] ending date[s]) do not begin in the Disaster Assistance Period that began (enter disaster beginning date) and ends (enter disaster ending date).

B. Disaster Not Declared

(Enter Code Section 6254b, issue DUA)

You requested a Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) claim to start (enter requested effective date). A disaster has not been declared and a DUA claim cannot be filed.

C. Not Employed in Disaster Area

(Enter Code Section 6254c, issue UN)

You are not an unemployed worker because you were not employed in the disaster area at the time of the disaster.

D. Not Scheduled to Begin Employment

(Enter Code Section 6254c, issue UN)

You are not an employed worker because you were not scheduled to begin employment in the disaster area at the time the disaster began.

E. Not Dependent on Employment for Wages

(Enter Code Section 6254c, issue UN)

You are not an employed worker because your principal source of income and livelihood is not dependent upon your employment for wages.

F. Not Self-Employed

(Enter Code Section 6254c, issue UN)

You are not an unemployed self-employed individual because you were not self-employed in the disaster area at the time of the disaster.

G. Not Scheduled to Begin Self-Employment

(Enter Code Section 6254c, issue UN)

You are not an unemployed self-employed individual because you were not scheduled to begin self-employment in the disaster area at the time the disaster began.

H. Not Dependent on Self-Employment

(Enter Code Section 6254c, issue UN)

You are not an unemployed self-employed individual because your principal source of income is not dependent upon your self-employment services.

I. Did Not Have Week of Unemployment

(Enter Code Section 6254d, issue UN)

Your unemployment was not caused by a major disaster because you did not have a week of unemployment after the date the disaster began.

J. Able to Reach Place of Work

(Enter Code Section 6254d, issue UN)

Your unemployment was not caused by a major disaster because you were able to reach the place where you work.

K. Did Not Become Major Support for the Household

(Enter Code Section 6254d, issue UN)

Your unemployment was not caused by a major disaster because you did not become the major support for the household as a direct result of the disaster.

L. No Disaster-Related Injury

(Enter Code Section 6254d, issue UN)

Your unemployment was not caused by a disaster-related injury.

M. Untimely Claim Filing

(Enter Code Section 6258a, issue UN)

You reported to file your claim on (enter contact date). You have not shown you could not have reported before (enter contact date). You do not meet the legal requirements for filing a DUA claim beginning (enter requested effective date).

N. Eligible for Other Compensation

(Enter Code Section 6254i, issue ST)

You are not eligible for Disaster Unemployment Assistance benefits because you are eligible for another type of unemployment or disability compensation. You do not meet the legal requirements for payment of DUA benefits.

O. Incorrect Information - Claimant Caused (False Statement on Initial Application)

(Enter Code Section 62514i1, issue FI)

You gave the Department incorrect information, or withheld information, when filing your Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) claim. This prevented the Department from making a correct decision about your eligibility for DUA benefits.

P. Incorrect Information - Other Individual (False Statement on Initial Application)

(Enter Code Section 62514i1, issue FI)

You were aware that another individual caused you to give the Department incorrect information concerning your claim. After considering available information, the Department finds that you do not meet the legal requirements for payment of benefits.

Q. Incorrect Information - Claimant Caused (False Statement on Continued Claim)

(Enter Code Section 62514i2, issue FD)

You gave the Department incorrect information, or withheld information, when certifying for Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) benefits. This prevented the Department from making a correct decision about your eligibility for DUA benefits.

R. Incorrect Information - Other Individual (False Statement on Continued Claim)

(Enter Code Section 62514i2 issue FD)

You were aware that another individual caused you to give the Department incorrect information concerning your claim. After considering available information, the Department finds that you do not meet the legal requirements for payment of benefits.

S. Unemployment Not Caused by Major Disaster

(Enter Code Section 6254d, issue UN)

Your unemployment was not caused by the major disaster that began on (enter disaster beginning date).

T. Unemployment No Longer Result of Major Disaster

(Enter Code Section 6254d, issue UN)

Your unemployment is no longer the direct result of the major disaster that began on (enter disaster beginning date).

U. Failed to Provide Proof of Employment

(Enter Code Section 6256e2, issue UN)

You failed to provide proof of your employment by (enter date). Therefore, you do not meet the legal requirements for payment of Disaster Unemployment Assistance benefits.

V. Failed to Provide Proof of Self-Employment

(Enter Code Section 6256e2, issue UN)

You failed to provide proof of your self-employment by (enter date). Therefore, you do not meet the legal requirements for payment of Disaster Unemployment Assistance benefits.

W. Failed to Provide Proof of Scheduled Employment

(Enter Code Section 6256e2, issue UN)

You were required to provide proof of your scheduled employment. You failed to provide that proof by (enter date). Therefore, you do not meet the legal requirements for payment of Disaster Unemployment Assistance benefits.

X. Failed to Provide Proof of Scheduled Self-Employment

(Enter Code Section 6256e2, issue UN)

You were required to provide proof of your scheduled self-employment. You failed to provide that proof by (enter date). Therefore, you do not meet the legal requirements for payment of Disaster Unemployment Assistance benefits.

Y. Failed to Provide Proof of Wages/Earnings

(Enter Code Section 1252, issue WGS)

You failed to provide proof of wages or earnings by (enter date). Therefore, you do not meet the requirements for payment of Disaster Unemployment Assistance benefits at the higher award.

Z. Disaster Period Has Ended

(Enter Code Section1253a, issue IRR)

You are not eligible for Disaster Unemployment Assistance benefits because the Disaster Assistance Period ended (enter Disaster Assistance Period date).