H.R. 6867 (110th): Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2008

Introduced:

Sep 10, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 21, 2008

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 21, 2008.

Law:

Pub.L. 110-449

Sponsor:

Jim McDermott

Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 20, 2008
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for additional emergency unemployment compensation.

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Related Bills

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S. 3507 (Related)
Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2008

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 17, 2008

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 6867” 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
Sep 10, 2008
Passed House
Oct 3, 2008
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Passed Senate
Nov 20, 2008
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 21, 2008

Details

Cosponsors
20 cosponsors (18D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Oct 3, 2008 2:41 p.m.
Passed 368/28
Nov 20, 2008 3:01 p.m.
Cloture Motion Agreed to 89/6

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