S. 2047 (97th): A bill to amend the Federal Unemployment Tax Act to repeal the penalty provision relating to employers in States with outstanding loan balances, and to suspend loan repayment and interest requirements for States having a high unemployment rate.


Feb 2, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 2, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Donald Riegle Jr.

Senator from Michigan


About the bill

Summary (CRS)
2/2/1982--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to provide that the credit against employment tax liability available to an employer shall not be reduced due to any unpaid balance of advances made ... Read more >
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H.R. 5558 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 23, 1982

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Feb 2, 1982


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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