TITLE 56: LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT
CHAPTER IV: DEPARTMENT OF EMPLOYMENT SECURITY
SUBCHAPTER a: GENERAL PROVISIONS
PART 2720 CLAIMS, ADJUDICATION, APPEALS AND HEARINGS
SECTION 2720.155 NON-RESIDENT APPLICATION FOR BENEFITS
Section 2720.155 Non-Resident Application for Benefits
a) A claimant who has worked in Illinois but lives outside Illinois may apply for benefits by filing a claim at the unemployment insurance office in the state or territory in which he or she resides. As soon as the individual becomes unemployed, he or she should report to the nearest unemployment insurance office and follow the procedures as directed by that office.
b) A claimant who has worked in Illinois but lives outside Illinois may, at his or her option, file his or her claim in Illinois.
(Source: Amended at 43 Ill. Reg. 6385, effective May 14, 2019)