Summary: S.1777 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)

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Public Law No: 109-176 (03/06/2006)

(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the House on March 2, 2006. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Directs the President to make unemployment assistance available to individuals eligible for such assistance under the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act as a result of a disaster declaration made for Hurricane Katrina or Hurricane Rita on or after August 29, 2005, for 39 weeks after the date of that declaration.