S. 3022 (96th): A bill to encourage States to provide unemployment benefits to certain partially unemployed workers, and to amend the Walsh-Healey Act and the Contract Work Hours and Safety Standards Act to permit certain employees to work a ten-hour day in the case of a four-day work week, and for other purposes.


Aug 5, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 5, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Henry Bellmon

Senator from Oklahoma


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

8/5/1980--Introduced.Directs the Secretary of Labor to develop legislation which may be used by States as a model in developing and enacting short-time compensation programs.Authorizes the Secretary to:(1) make grants, and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 5, 1980

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3022”). 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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