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LWA program to expire on March 27

March 25, 2022

The federal Lost Wages Assistance (LWA) program period of performance established by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), which paid out LWA benefits to states, expires on March 27, 2022.  After that date, the Vermont Department of Labor no longer has authority to issue new payments or reissue payments that have been lost, damaged, etc. 

More information on the LWA program may be found at https://labor.vermont.gov/unemployment-insurance/cares-act-federal-prog…