Glossary

Glossary

All A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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Mail Filer A claimant who, although he may use the Telephone Certification system, is permitted to certify by mail.
Maximum Benefit Amount The maximum amount of benefits payable on this claim. Does not include dependent allowance.
Maximum Benefit Amount Balance That part of the maximum benefit amount that remains to be paid.
Misdemeanor A crime that is less serious than a felony and for which the punishment is usually imprisonment for one year or less, usually in a jail or other local facility, and/or a fine.
Monetary Eligibility A claimant's eligibility for a weekly amount of unemployment insurance and the amount of dependency allowance, if any, based on the amount of qualifying wages paid.