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
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 9, 2019 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“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
“House Passes Bipartisan Bill to Help Move Unemployed Americans to Good-Paying Jobs”
— Rep. Jackie Walorski [R-IN2] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 9, 2019
What stakeholders are saying
H.R. 1759 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1759. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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