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Tuesday is deadline for Nevada's unemployment department to pay PUA claims

Posted at 6:19 AM, Jul 28, 2020

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — The deadline is here.

All Pandemic Unemployment Assistance payments in Nevada need to be made by today, according to a judge.

RELATED: Nevada DETR blames system error for missing $600 benefit

In a lawsuit filed against the Department of Employment, Training, and Rehabilitation (DETR) for the way those claims were handled, a judge ordered that payments be paid to claimants by July 28.

The department has until July 30 to share an update on its progress.

Also, 13 Action News has received a high volume of phone calls and emails this morning from viewers saying their final $600 federal pandemic unemployment payment was not received. DETR says a system issue is to blame. Read the full statement here.

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