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S Amdt 3114 - Unemployment Benefits Amendment - Key Vote

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Chris Dodd voted Yea (Amendment Vote) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Amendment Rejected (Senate) (59-40) - (Key vote)

Title: Unemployment Benefits Amendment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment that would extend the provision of unemployment benefits for people who have exhausted their state jobless benefits for an additional thirteen weeks, until November 30, 2004.

Note:

NOTE: A MOTION TO WAIVE THE BUDGET ACT, IF ADOPTED, TEMPORARILY SETS ASIDE A SPECIFIC PROVISION OF THE BUDGET ACT OF 1974 SO THAT AN AMENDMENT THAT VIOLATES THE ACT MAY BE CONSIDERED. A 3/5 MAJORITY IS REQUIRED FOR ADOPTION.

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Unemployment Benefits Amendment

Sponsors

Co-sponsors

  • Hillary Rodham Clinton (NY - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jon Stevens Corzine (NJ - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Edward M. 'Ted' Kennedy Sr. (MA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Paul S. Sarbanes (MD - D) (Out Of Office)
  • George V. Voinovich (OH - R) (Out Of Office)
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