Vote — Oct 8, 2015 4:30 p.m.
Mar 4, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980
This bill was introduced on March 4, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Indiana's 5th congressional district
A bill to provide a program of emergency unemployment compensation for areas experiencing high rates of unemployment.
3/4/1980--Introduced.Emergency Unemployment Compensation Act of 1980 - Authorizes States with approved unemployment compensation laws with extended compensation provisions to enter into and participate in (and to terminate upon 30 days' ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1591 (97th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6690”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6690 — 96th Congress: Emergency Unemployment Compensation Act of 1980. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr6690
“H.R. 6690 — 96th Congress: Emergency Unemployment Compensation Act of 1980.” www.GovTrack.us. 1980. October 8, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr6690>
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