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Text of the To amend the Temporary Extended Unemployment Act of 2002 to provide for additional weeks of benefits to exhaustees, and to ...

...exhaustees, and to provide for a temporary extension of the temporary extended unemployment program.

This bill was introduced on January 7, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Jan 7, 2003 (Introduced).

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HR 162 IH

108th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 162

To amend the Temporary Extended Unemployment Act of 2002 to provide for additional weeks of benefits to exhaustees, and to provide for a temporary extension of the temporary extended unemployment program.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 7, 2003

Mr. QUINN (for himself, Mr. MCHUGH, Mr. LOBIONDO, Mr. KING of New York, and Mr. WALSH) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means


A BILL

To amend the Temporary Extended Unemployment Act of 2002 to provide for additional weeks of benefits to exhaustees, and to provide for a temporary extension of the temporary extended unemployment program.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. ADDITIONAL WEEKS OF BENEFITS.

    Section 203 of the Temporary Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 2002 is amended by adding at the end the following:

    ‘(d) ADDITIONAL WEEKS OF BENEFITS- Notwithstanding any other provision of this section, upon the exhaustion of all amounts that may be credited to an individual’s account under the preceding provisions of this section, such account shall be increased by an amount equal to the amount originally established in such account under subsection (b)(1).’.

SEC. 2. PROGRAM EXTENSION.

    Paragraph (2) of section 208 of the Temporary Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 2002 is amended by striking ‘2003’ and inserting ‘2004’.

SEC. 3. EFFECTIVE DATE.

    The amendments made by this Act shall take effect as if included in the enactment of the Temporary Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 2002.