Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) and Its Role in U.S. Trade Policy

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This report looks at the background of Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) in the Trade Expansion Act of 1962, which was created by Congress. It then discusses how the 112th Congress is considering legislative action to extend the TAA - including two issues: how necessary or appropriate the extension is, and whether or not three proposed bills should be voted upon separately.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: August 11, 2011
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Hornbeck, J. F.

Specialist in International Trade and Finance

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Rover, Laine Elise

Research Associate

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: August 11, 2011
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United States
Description:

This report looks at the background of Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) in the Trade Expansion Act of 1962, which was created by Congress. It then discusses how the 112th Congress is considering legislative action to extend the TAA - including two issues: how necessary or appropriate the extension is, and whether or not three proposed bills should be voted upon separately.

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17 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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