Summary: H.R.2185 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)

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Public Law No: 108-26 (05/28/2003)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced in the House on May 21, 2003. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Unemployment Compensation Amendments of 2003 - Amends the Temporary Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 2002 (TEUCA) to extend the TEUCA program through December 31, 2003, with a phaseout period through March 31, 2004.

(The TEUCA program provides: (1) an additional 13 weeks of unemployment benefits (TEUC) to jobless workers who have exhausted their regular unemployment benefits; and (2) another additional 13 weeks of benefits (TEUC-X), for a total of 26 additional weeks, for such workers in high unemployment States.)