On June 2, 2021, Decree No. 930 was published, which extends the validity of the benefits of the Employment Protection Law and those contemplated in the law that temporarily relaxes the access requirements and increases the amount of unemployment insurance benefits due to the pandemic. Finally, the Decree grants additional transfers from the solidarity severance fund. In particular, this Decree contemplates the following:
1. The Decree extends until September 6, 2021, the validity of the benefits and allowances established in Title I of the Employment Protection Law.
2. As provided in the Decree, up to an eighteenth transfer from the Solidarity Unemployment Fund is granted until September 6, 2021. Such transfers will be granted to beneficiaries who are entitled to the benefits associated with the existence and are in the event described in the first paragraph of Article 1 of the Employment Protection Law.
3. By virtue of this Decree, it is established that, as from the sixth drawing, the average percentage of salary of these drawings will be 45% of the salary.
4. The Decree extends until September 6, 2021, the validity of the benefits and allowances established in the law that temporarily relaxes the requirements for access to unemployment insurance due to the pandemic, with respect to the latter.
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