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Text of the Workers Assistance Extension Act

This bill was introduced on October 8, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Oct 8, 2003 (Introduced).

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HR 3270 IH

108th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 3270

To extend the Temporary Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 2002.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

October 8, 2003

Ms. DUNN (for herself, Mr. ENGLISH, Mr. HAYES, Mr. QUINN, Mr. SHIMKUS, Mr. JONES of North Carolina, Mr. LAHOOD, Mr. MCHUGH, Mrs. WILSON of New Mexico, Mr. UPTON, Mr. BOEHLERT, Mr. KING of New York, Mr. BAKER, Mr. WALDEN of Oregon, and Mr. SWEENEY) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means


A BILL

To extend the Temporary Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 2002.

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

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the ‘Workers Assistance Extension Act’.

SEC. 2. EXTENSION OF THE TEMPORARY EXTENDED UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION ACT OF 2002.

    (a) IN GENERAL- Section 208 of the Temporary Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 2002 (Public Law 107-147; 116 Stat. 30), as amended by Public Law 108-1 (117 Stat. 3) and Public Law 108-26 (117 Stat. 751), is amended--

      (1) in subsection (a)(2), by striking ‘December 31, 2003’ and inserting ‘June 30, 2004’;

      (2) in subsection (b)(1), by striking ‘December 31, 2003’ and inserting ‘June 30, 2004’;

      (3) in subsection (b)(2)--

        (A) in the heading, by striking ‘DECEMBER 31, 2003’ and inserting ‘JUNE 30, 2004’; and

        (B) by striking ‘December 31, 2003’ and inserting ‘June 30, 2004’; and

      (4) in subsection (b)(3), by striking ‘March 31, 2004’ and inserting ‘September 30, 2004’.

    (b) EFFECTIVE DATE- The amendments made by this section shall take effect as if included in the enactment of the Temporary Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 2002 (Public Law 107-147; 116 Stat. 21).