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Able and Available AA 5 - Fact Finding Guide


This guide is intended for fact-finding in relation to availability issues in general. Refer to the fact-finding guide at the end of the appropriate section for specific issues.

If the claimant is restricting his/her availability to part-time work, it must first be determined whether the claimant meets the part-time work criteria under UI Code Section 1253.8 (refer to BDG AA5 for a complete discussion of the part-time work criteria).

Fact Finding Guide