Senate Bill 2872
116th Congress(2019-2020)
BRIDGE for Workers Act
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Nov 14, 2019
Overview
Text
Introduced
Nov 14, 2019
Latest Action
Nov 14, 2019
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
2872
Congress
116
Policy Area
Labor and Employment
Labor and Employment
Primary focus of measure is matters affecting hiring and composition of the workforce, wages and benefits, labor-management relations; occupational safety, personnel management, unemployment compensation. Measures concerning public-sector employment may fall under Government Operations and Politics policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Delaware
Virginia
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

Building on Reemployment Improvements to Deliver Good Employment for Workers Act or the BRIDGE for Workers Act

This bill extends eligibility for reemployment services to all individuals claiming unemployment compensation. Currently, only unemployment claimants that are identified as likely to exhaust their regular unemployment compensation are eligible for such reemployment services.

Text (1)
November 14, 2019
Actions (2)
11/14/2019
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
11/14/2019
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Nov 15, 2019 5:57:36 AM
Updated
Mar 25, 2021 10:16:45 PM