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S Amdt 641 - Requires Extension of Trade Adjustment Assistance to be Contingent Upon Ratification of Free Trade Agreements with Columbia, Korea and Panama - Key Vote

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Amendment - Amendment Rejected (Senate) (44-54) - (Key vote)

Title: Requires Extension of Trade Adjustment Assistance to be Contingent Upon Ratification of Free Trade Agreements with Columbia, Korea and Panama

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment to S Amdt 633 to HR 2832 that requires certain free trade agreements to be ratified and enacted into law prior to the effective date of HR 2832.

Highlights:
  • Specifies that the provisions of this act will become effective on the same date as the date upon which the following trade agreements have been enacted into law:
    • The United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act;
    • The United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act; and
    • The United States-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act.
Amendment - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Requires Extension of Trade Adjustment Assistance to be Contingent Upon Ratification of Free Trade Agreements with Columbia, Korea and Panama

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