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The Federal Minister of Social Affairs, Hubertus Heil (SPD), proposes that recipients of Arbeitslosengeld II (unemployment benefit II) should not have their income checked for the first two years.
Suspension of the insolvency application obligation only partially extended until the 31st of January
However from the 1st October 2020 the suspension is applied only for insolvency caused by over-indebtedness.
Sick leave obtained over the phone, introduced in 2020 because of Covid-19, has been extended until March 2021.
With Covid-19 still around, nobody should leave home without a suitable protective mask.