Created: April 28, 2021 06:12 AM
Vermont is reintroducing a “work search” requirement for unemployment benefits.
That means anyone living in Bennington County, or the state, who files for unemployment, will have to actively be looking for a new job.
These guidelines are returning the week of May 9. There are some exemptions including those that are in quarantine for COVID-19, those who have lost childcare, or those that have a child learning remotely that needs to be cared for.
For a full list of exemptions, click here.
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