Work searches become part of your weekly certification process Sunday, October 4, 2020. I am self-employed. When the state calculates my PUA weekly benefit amount, will I receive back pay if my actual benefit should be higher than the initial $120 per week I received?The State of NJ site may contain optional links, information, services and/or content from other websites operated by third parties that are provided as a convenience, such as Google™ Translate.
Jul 17, 2020 · Speeding up weekly benefit processing. People seeking PUA benefits are required to submit a weekly certification to get benefits. Automating the weekly certification process will help get them processed faster and more accurately. The previous highly manual process was time- and resource-intensive and meant weeks of delays.
However due to the delays in getting the final bill approved it is likely that claimants will experience lapses with current PUA and PEUC payments (which expired on December 26th under the previous round of funding under the CARES act) or have to wait 2 to 3 weeks to get the new $300 FPUC weekly supplementary payment.