Article 2. Computation (Amount and Duration) - California Unemployment Insurance Code Section 1277

1277.  Notwithstanding Section 1281, if the base period of a new
claim includes wages which were paid prior to the effective date of,
and not used in the computation of the award for, a previous valid
claim, the new claim shall only be valid if, during the 52-week
period beginning with the effective date of the previous valid claim,
either of the following applies:
   (a) The individual earned or was paid sufficient wages to meet the
eligibility requirements of subdivision (a) of Section 1281 and
performed some work.
   (b) The individual did not receive benefits under this part, and
was disabled and was entitled to receive, wage loss benefits under
Part 2 (commencing with Section 2601) of this division or under
Division 4 (commencing with Section 3201) of the Labor Code, or under
any workers' compensation law, employer's liability law, or
disability insurance law of any other state or of the federal
   For the purpose of this section only, the term "wages" includes
any and all compensation for personal services performed as an
employee for the purpose of meeting the eligibility requirements
under subdivision (a) of Section 1281. This section is not applicable
to the computation of an award for disability benefits.

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