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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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

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2608” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

History

Introduced
Jun 7, 2007
Passed House
Jul 11, 2007
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate with Changes
Aug 1, 2008
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
House Agreed to Changes
Sep 17, 2008
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 30, 2008

Details

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

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Votes

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