H.R. 6419 (111th): Emergency Unemployment Compensation Continuation Act

To amend the Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2008 to provide for the further extension of emergency unemployment benefits, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Nov 17, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on November 18, 2010.

Sponsor:

Jim McDermott

Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 17, 2010
Length: 5 pages

History

Nov 17, 2010
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 18, 2010
 
Failed in the House Under Suspension

Passage was attempted under a fast-track procedure called "suspension of the rules." The vote failed, but the bill can be voted on again.

H.R. 6419 (111th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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