S. 23 (108th): Unemployment Benefits bill


Jan 7, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 8, 2003

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 8, 2003.


Pub.L. 108-1


Peter Fitzgerald

Senator from Illinois



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Last Updated: Jan 8, 2003
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for a 5-month extension of the Temporary Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 2002 and for a transition period for individuals receiving compensation when the program under such Act ends.

Summary (CRS)

1/8/2003--Public Law.(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)Amends the Temporary Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 2002 (which is title ... Read more >


Jan 7, 2003

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 7, 2003
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jan 8, 2003
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Jan 8, 2003
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 23”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


18 cosponsors (13D, 5R) (show)
Jan 8, 2003 1:41 p.m.
Passed 416/4

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H.Res. 14 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jan 8, 2003

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