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    Default What happens if baby is overdue? (California) California

    In CA, I know that you are eligible for 4 weeks of disability insurance (DI) before birth, and then 6-8 weeks after birth (depending on whether you have a vaginal or C-section birth).

    What happens if your baby is overdue by one week? Even if baby is a week late, i assume you still get DI benefits for the full 4 weeks since the first week was an unpaid 7-day waiting period? Is that correct? Now, what about if you're overdue by 2 weeks? Will you still receive DI benefits for all of the time before baby was born?

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    If you are still certified as disabled per your doctor, you should still receive benefits.
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    http://www.edd.ca.gov/disability/FAQ_DI_Pregnancy.htm

    Im pregnant and wonder if I can file a claim for State Disability Insurance (SDI) benefits? If so, for how long?
    Yes. The usual disability period for a NORMAL pregnancy is up to four weeks before the expected delivery date and up to six weeks after the actual delivery. However, your physician/practitioner may certify to a longer period if the delivery is by Cesarean section, if there are medical complications, or if you are unable to perform your regular or customary job duties.
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