H.R. 2608 (110th): SSI Extension for Elderly and Disabled Refugees Act

Introduced:

Jun 7, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 30, 2008

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2008.

Law:

Pub.L. 110-328

Sponsor:

Jim McDermott

Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 18, 2008
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

An act to amend section 402 of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 to provide, in fiscal years 2009 through 2011, extensions of supplemental security income for refugees, asylees, and certain other humanitarian immigrants, and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to collect unemployment compensation debts resulting from fraud.

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History

Jun 7, 2007
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 11, 2007
 
Passed House

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

Aug 1, 2008
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 17, 2008
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 30, 2008
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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Details

Cosponsors
15 cosponsors (12D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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Related Bills

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S. 821 (Related)
SSI Extension for Elderly and Disabled Refugees Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 8, 2007

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