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A claim for Pennsylvania Unemployment Compensation (UC) benefits can be backdated up to six weeks but the Pennsylvania Code (Pa. On July 9, 2013, the Commonwealth Court issued an opinion clarifying the backdating process.

Code) places two different burdens of proof for the first two weeks of backdating from the remaining four weeks of backdating. See had several family members who were gravely ill at the time he should have applied for UC benefits.

If the claimant presents evidence of any of the following conditions the claimant is entitled to :1) acceptance of claims at the UC office is suspended because of excessive filings; 2) the method of filing is unavailable on the last day of timely filing; 3) the UC office fails to accept the filing in error; 4) the claimant makes reasonable good faith efforts to file and through no fault of their own the claimant is unable to timely file the claim; or 5) the claimant has an immediate family member who is sick or dies. The UC Referee and the UC Board of Review denied his application for backdating arguing that Falconeā€™s sick family members only distracted him from filing but because the Pa Code only required the Claimant to prove he had a sick family member, not to prove he was prevented from filing his claim for the first two weeks.

However, there are two or more conditions present and if the conditions prevent the claimant from filing the claim. However, the Commonwealth Court sustained the denial of backdating for the remaining additional four weeks because the Claimant did not prove any of the other reasons listed in the Pa. Code required two or more conditions for additional backdating.

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