Legislators
Bills
Statements
Represent

S.1845: Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about labor and employment
You can read the bill
Sponsor Jack Reed, D-R.I.
Total Cosponsors 28 (26 Democrats, 1 Independent, 1 Republican)
Introduced Dec. 17, 2013
Latest Major Action Feb. 6, 2014
See it on GovTrack
See it on C-SPAN

Bill Progress

  • Bill introduced in the Senate   
  • Bill passed in the Senate   
  • Bill passed in the House   
  • Bill signed into law

Bill Summary

Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act - Amends the Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2008 to extend emergency unemployment compensation (EUC) payments for eligible individuals to weeks of employment ending on or before April 1, 2014.

Amends the Assistance for Unemployed Workers and Struggling Families Act to extend until March 31, 2014, requirements that federal payments to states cover 100% of EUC.

Amends the Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2008 to exempt weeks of unemployment between enactment of this Act and September 30, 2014, from the prohibition in the Federal-State Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 1970 (FSEUCA of 1970) against federal matching payments to a state for the first week in an individual's eligibility period for which extended compensation or sharable regular compensation is paid if the state law provides for payment of regular compensation to an individual for his or her first week of otherwise compensable unemploy...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Feb. 6, 2014 Motion by Senator Reid to reconsider the vote by which second cloture was not invoked on the bill (Record Vote No. 24) made in Senate. (consideration: CR S794)
Feb. 6, 2014

Second cloture on the bill not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 55 - 43. Record Vote Number: 24. (consideration: CR S794; text: CR S794)

Feb. 6, 2014 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S777-780, S781-786, S788-789, S790-791, S793-794)
Feb. 4, 2014 Second cloture motion on the bill presented in Senate. (consideration: CR S738; text: CR S738)
Feb. 4, 2014 Motion by Senator Reid to commit to Senate Committee on Finance with instructions to report back forthwith with amendment SA 2716 made in Senate. (consideration: CR S737-738)
Feb. 4, 2014 Motion by Senator Reid to commit to Senate Committee on Finance with instructions to report back forthwith with amendment SA 2633 withdrawn in Senate. (consideration: CR S737)
Feb. 4, 2014 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S737-738)
Jan. 15, 2014 Senator Toomey moved to appeal the ruling of the chair that Amdt. No. 2606 is not in order to be proposed. (consideration: CR S338)
Jan. 14, 2014 Motion by Senator Reid to reconsider the vote by which cloture on the bill was not invoked (Record Vote No. 10) entered in Senate. (consideration: CR S312)
Jan. 14, 2014

Cloture on the bill not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 55 - 45. Record Vote Number: 10. (consideration: CR S312; text: CR S312)

Jan. 14, 2014

Motion to table the motion by Senator Reid to commit the bill (S. 1845) to Senate Committee on Finance with instructions to report back forthwith with amendment SA 2633 rejected in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 45 - 55. Record Vote Number: 8. (consideration: CR S300, S311)

Jan. 14, 2014 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S300-323)
Jan. 13, 2014 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S268-281)
Jan. 9, 2014

Motion to table the motion by Senator Reid to commit the bill (S. 1845) to Senate Committee on Finance with instructions to report back forthwith with amendment SA 2633 rejected in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 42 - 54. Record Vote Number: 3. (consideration: CR S209)

Jan. 9, 2014 Cloture motion on the bill presented in Senate. (consideration: CR S204; text: CR S204)
Jan. 9, 2014 Motion by Senator Reid to commit to Senate Committee on Finance with instructions to report back forthwith with amendment SA 2633 made in Senate.
Jan. 9, 2014 Measure laid before Senate by motion. (consideration: CR S203-209)
Jan. 9, 2014 Motion to proceed to consideration of measure agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S203)
Jan. 8, 2014 Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate. (consideration: CR S88-124)
Jan. 7, 2014

Cloture on the motion to proceed to measure invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 60 - 37. Record Vote Number: 2. (consideration: CR S39; text: CR S39)

Jan. 7, 2014 Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate. (consideration: CR S37-65)
Jan. 6, 2014 Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate. (consideration: CR S5-7, S15-18)
Dec. 20, 2013 Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to the bill presented in Senate. (consideration: CR S9083; text: CR S9083)
Dec. 20, 2013 Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S9083)
Dec. 18, 2013 Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 265.
Dec. 17, 2013 Introduced in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.