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SECTION 2-418: SEEK AND ACCEPT WORK
§ 2-418. Seek and accept work--Indefinite disqualification
1. Accept an offer of suitable work, as defined by Section 2-408 of this title, from an employer including any former employer;
2. Apply for or accept suitable work, as defined by Section 2-408 of this title, when so directed by the Commission; or
3. Accept employment pursuant to a hiring hall agreement when so offered.
B. An employer who provides evidence of an offer of suitable work pursuant to paragraph 1 of subsection A of this section shall be proof of the failure of the individual to meet this requirement and shall result in the immediate cessation of benefits until a determination can be made by the Commission. The Commission shall conduct a timely investigation of any such claim and verify the offer of suitable work.
C. Any individual who shall have failed in any of the requirements of subsection A of this section due to illness, death of a family member or other extenuating circumstance beyond his or her control shall be disqualified for regular benefits under this section only for the week of the occurrence of such circumstance beyond his or her control.
Failure to Seek Work
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