Oregon Department of Human Services, Self-Sufficiency Programs

Rule Rule 461-135-0340
Work Requirements; EA

To be eligible for EA, an adult filing group member or a dependent child, if required to participate in the JOBS program, must not have done any of the following without good cause (see OAR 461-130-0327 (Good Cause)) in the 30 days before receiving emergency assistance benefits:


Quit or refused a job.


Refused a referral to a job or training.


Been discharged for misconduct in accordance with the unemployment insurance compensation laws of Oregon.


Reduced his or her earnings.

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Jun. 8, 2021