H.R. 6867 - Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2008

Labor. 110th Congress (2007-2008) View bill details
Sponsor:
Summary:
To provide for additional emergency unemployment compensation. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has become law. 
Amendments:
2 proposed amendments. View amendments 
Senate Vote: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to H.R. 6867

PASSED on November 20, 2008.

3/5 required to pass

voted YES: 89 voted NO: 6
4 voted present/not voting

Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2008

H.R. 6867 — 110th Congress (2007–2008)

Summary
To provide for additional emergency unemployment compensation. (by CRS)
Learn More
At OpenCongress
Title
To provide for additional emergency unemployment compensation.
Other Titles
  • Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2008
  • Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2008
  • Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2008
  • Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2008
Sponsor
Jim McDermott
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Labor
  • Federal-state relations
  • Intergovernmental fiscal relations
  • State and local government
  • Unemployment insurance
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced9/10/2008
Referred to Committee
Amendments (2 proposed)
Passed House10/03/2008
Passed Senate11/20/2008
Signed by President11/21/2008
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteHouseOn Passage - House - H.R. 6867 Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2008 - Under Suspension of the Rules10/03/2008This bill PASSED the House
368 voted YES 28 voted NO 38 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenatePassed Senate without amendment by Voice Vote.11/20/2008PASSED by voice vote
currently selectedSenateMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to H.R. 686711/20/2008This motion PASSED the Senate
89 voted YES 6 voted NO 4 voted present/not voting
ActionDateDescription
Introduced9/10/2008
9/10/2008Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.
10/03/2008ORDER OF BUSINESS - Mr. Rangel asked unanimous consent that it be in order today for the Speaker to entertain motions to suspend the rules relating to H.R. 6867. Agreed to without objection.
10/03/2008Mr. Rangel moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
10/03/2008Considered under suspension of the rules.
10/03/2008DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 6867.
select this voteHouse Vote on Passage10/03/2008On Passage - House - H.R. 6867 Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2008 - Under Suspension of the Rules
11/17/2008Received in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
11/18/2008Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 1123 under authority of the order of the Senate of 11/17/2008.
11/19/2008Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate.
11/19/2008Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to the measure presented in Senate.
11/20/2008Motion to proceed to consideration of measure agreed to in Senate.
11/20/2008Measure laid before Senate by motion.
select this voteSenate Vote on Passage11/20/2008Passed Senate without amendment by Voice Vote.
11/20/2008Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Presented to President11/20/2008Cleared for White House.
Presented to President11/20/2008Presented to President.
currently selectedVote11/20/2008Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to H.R. 6867
Signed11/21/2008Signed by President.
Enacted11/21/2008Became Public Law No: 110-449.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
S. Amdt. 5696Martinez, Mel [R-FL]November 20, 2008Offered on November 19, 2008.

Amendment information not available.

Show amendment details

S. Amdt. 5697Dodd, Christopher [D-CT]November 20, 2008Offered on November 19, 2008.

Amendment information not available.

Show amendment details

MapLight did not identify any interest groups that took a position on this vote.
You may be able to explore campaign contributions data if you add interest groups.

0 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed

Organizations that took a position on
Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2008: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to H.R. 6867

0 organizations supported this motion

0 organizations opposed this motion

Need proof?

View citations of support and opposition

Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office on day of vote, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2003 – December 31, 2008.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Add Data Filters:

Legislator Filters
Legislator Filters
Show All
NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0Yes
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0Yes
Alan Wayne AllardRCO$0$0Yes
John BarrassoRWY$0$0No
Max BaucusDMT$0$0Yes
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$0$0Yes
Bob BennettRUT$0$0Yes
Joe BidenDDE$0$0Not Voting
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$0Yes
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$0$0Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$0Yes
Sam BrownbackRKS$0$0Yes
Jim BunningRKY$0$0Yes
Richard BurrRNC$0$0Yes
Robert ByrdDWV$0$0Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$0$0Yes
Ben CardinDMD$0$0Yes
Tom CarperDDE$0$0Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$0$0Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$0Not Voting
Hillary ClintonDNY$0$0Yes
Tom CoburnROK$0$0No
William Thad CochranRMS$0$0Yes
Norm ColemanRMN$0$0Yes
Susan CollinsRME$0$0Yes
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$0$0Yes
John CornynRTX$0$0Yes
Larry CraigRID$0$0Yes
Mike CrapoRID$0$0Yes
Jim DeMintRSC$0$0No
Chris DoddDCT$0$0Yes
Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$0$0Yes
Pete DomeniciRNM$0$0Yes
Byron DorganDND$0$0Yes
Dick DurbinDIL$0$0Yes
John EnsignRNV$0$0Yes
Mike EnziRWY$0$0No
Russ FeingoldDWI$0$0Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$0Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$0Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0Yes
Judd GreggRNH$0$0Yes
Chuck HagelRNE$0$0Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$0$0Yes
Orrin HatchRUT$0$0No
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$0$0Yes
Jim InhofeROK$0$0No
Dan InouyeDHI$0$0Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0Yes
Tim JohnsonDSD$0$0Yes
Ted KennedyDMA$0$0Yes
John KerryDMA$0$0Yes
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$0Yes
Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
Jon KylRAZ$0$0Yes
Mary LandrieuDLA$0$0Yes
Frank LautenbergDNJ$0$0Yes
Patrick LeahyDVT$0$0Yes
Carl LevinDMI$0$0Yes
Joe LiebermanICT$0$0Yes
Blanche LincolnDAR$0$0Not Voting
Dick LugarRIN$0$0Yes
Mel MartinezRFL$0$0Yes
John McCainRAZ$0$0Yes
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$0Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$0Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$0Yes
Barbara MikulskiDMD$0$0Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$0Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$0$0Yes
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$0$0Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$0Yes
Mark PryorDAR$0$0Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0Yes
Harry ReidDNV$0$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0Yes
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$0Yes
Ken SalazarDCO$0$0Yes
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$0Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0Yes
Richard ShelbyRAL$0$0Yes
Gordon SmithROR$0$0Yes
Olympia SnoweRME$0$0Yes
Arlen SpecterDPA$0$0Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$0Yes
Ted StevensRAK$0$0Yes
John SununuRNH$0$0Not Voting
Jon TesterDMT$0$0Yes
John ThuneRSD$0$0Yes
David VitterRLA$0$0Yes
George VoinovichROH$0$0Yes
John WarnerRVA$0$0Yes
Jim WebbDVA$0$0Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0Yes
Roger WickerRMS$0$0Yes
Ron WydenDOR$0$0Yes

Interest Groups that supported this motion

$ Donated

Interest Groups that opposed this motion

$ Donated
Loading…
Date Range of Contributions
Enter a custom date range