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Published: July 3, 2020


IN ACCORDANCE TO GUIDELINES WITHIN THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT’S CARES ACT, TENNESSEE WILL DISCONTINUE PAYING FEDERAL PANDEMIC UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION THE WEEK ENDING JULY 25TH. F P U C PROVIDED $600 DOLLARS PER WEEK IN FEDERAL ASSISTANCE, IN ADDITION TO BENEFITS FROM OTHER UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE PROGRAMS, INCLUDING TENNESSEE UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION AND PANDEMIC UNEMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE. ELIGIBLE CLAIMANTS STILL UNEMPLOYED AS OF JULY 26TH WILL RECEIVE BENEFITS BUT WITHOUT THE ADDITIONAL FUNDS STARTING MONDAY AUGUST 2ND. IF AN ELIGIBLE CLAIM IS IN PENDING STATUS, AND THE CLAIMANT HAS COMPLETED ALL WEEKLY CERTIFICATIONS PRIOR TO JULY 25TH, THEY WILL RETROACTIVELY RECEIVE THEIR BENEFITS, INCLUDING THE F P U C PAYMENTS, ON THE DATE THE CLAIM PROCESSES.