To amend title III of the Social Security Act to extend reemployment services and eligibility assessments to all claimants for unemployment compensation, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 19, 2019
Length: 4 pages
What legislators are saying
“House Passes Bipartisan Bill to Help Move Unemployed Americans to Good-Paying Jobs”
— Rep. Jackie Walorski [R-IN2] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 9, 2019
“Two LaHood Bills to Reform the IRS and Fix Reemployment Pass the U.S. House”
— Rep. Darin LaHood [R-IL18] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 9, 2019
What stakeholders are saying
H.R. 1759 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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