Strengthening America's Safety Net for Workers
Acting Assistant Secretary for Employment and Training
Employment and Training Administration (DOL)
Office of Unemployment Insurance (DOL)
By September 30, 2023, The Department will: 1) increase intrastate first payments of unemployment benefits made within 21 days by at least 10 percent towards the regulatory target of 87 percent and 2) reduce the estimated improper payment rate of unemployment benefits.