H.R. 6969 (97th): A bill to amend the Federal-State Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 1970 to maintain current provisions (scheduled to be repealed) relating to the State trigger and to restore a former provision relating to the insured unemployment rate.


Aug 11, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 11, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robin Beard Jr.

Representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district


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8/11/1982--Introduced.Amends the Federal-State Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 1970 (as amended by specified provisions of the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1981) to:(1) change the unemployment rates required for triggering ... Read more >

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Aug 11, 1982

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