H.R. 8452 (96th): A bill to improve the operation of the adjustment assistance programs for workers and firms under the Trade Act of 1974.


Dec 11, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 11, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Seiberling

Representative for Ohio's 14th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

TitleI - Improvements in Adjustment Assistance for WorkersAmends the Trade Act of 1974 to require the Secretary of Labor to reconsider any denial of adjustment assistance for workers separated from ... Read more >

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Dec 11, 1980

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 8452”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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H.R. 1604 (97th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 3, 1981

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