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SB 2497 - Increasing Unemployment Compensation - Key Vote

Mississippi Key Votes

John Moore voted Nay (Passage With Amendment) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (House) (112-10) - (Key vote)

Title: Increasing Unemployment Compensation

Vote Result
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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report that increases the maximum weekly benefit amount paid to individuals who qualify for state unemployment benefits from $210 to $225 beginning July 1, 2008 and $235 beginning July 1, 2009.

Highlights:
- Repeals the provisions of this Act on July 1, 2010 (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Concurrence Vote Failed (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (71-48) - (Key vote)

Title: Increasing Unemployment Compensation

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that increases the maximum weekly benefit amount for individuals who qualify for benefits under the Mississippi Unemployment Security Law to $244 starting July 1, 2008. Allows for annual increases based on cost of living adjustments until July 1, 2011.

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (52-0) -
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Increasing Unemployment Compensation

Sponsors

  • Eric Powell (MS - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Carl J. 'Jack' Gordon Jr. (MS - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Alice Varnado Harden (MS - D) (Out Of Office)
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