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Important Notice:
Beginning this week (July 5, 2020), some claimants are transitioning from PEUC (Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation) to Extended Benefits (EB). Individuals impacted by the transition have been directly contacted and will see a delay in payment.

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The Kansas Department of Labor’s IT system has been struggling due to the heavy load placed upon it by enormous claims volumes. The benefits site, www.GetKansasBenefits.gov, is now accessible, however you may still experience delays when filing your claims.

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The Kansas Department of Labor provides workers and employers with information and services that are accurate and timely, efficient and effective, fair and impartial. Administered by employees that understand the value and importance of public service to their fellow Kansans.

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Labor Market Report November 2019

by Audri Smith | Dec 19, 2019
Preliminary estimates reported by the Kansas Department of Labor (KDOL) and the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) show a seasonally adjusted unemployment rate of 3.1 percent in November. This was unchanged from 3.1 percent in October and a decrease from 3.3 percent in November 2018. Read more.

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