S. 1845 (113th): Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act

Introduced:

Dec 17, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

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 February 6, 2014.

Sponsor:

John “Jack” Reed

Senator from Rhode Island

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 18, 2013
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for the extension of certain unemployment benefits, and for other purposes.

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History

Dec 17, 2013
 
Introduced

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Dec 18, 2013
 
Reported by Committee

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Jan 14, 2014
 
Failed Cloture in the Senate

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Feb 6, 2014
 
Failed Cloture in the Senate

The Senate must often vote to end debate before voting on a bill, called a cloture vote. The vote on cloture failed. This is often considered a filibuster. The Senate may try again.

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Details

Cosponsors
28 cosponsors (26D, 1I, 1R) (show)
Votes
Jan 7, 2014 10:44 a.m.
Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Agreed to 60/37
Jan 9, 2014 4:18 p.m.
Motion to Table Failed 42/54
Jan 14, 2014 3:22 p.m.
Motion to Table Failed 45/55
Jan 14, 2014 4:05 p.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 55/45
Feb 6, 2014 2 p.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 58/40
Feb 6, 2014 2:28 p.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 55/43

Related Bills

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H.R. 3824 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 9, 2014

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Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 19, 2014

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