Trade Adjustment Assistance for Workers

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This report provides background on the Trade Adjustment Assistance for Workers (TAA) program, which provides federal assistance to workers who have been adversely affected by foreign trade. It was most recently authorized by the Trade Adjustment Assistance Extension Act of 2011 (TAAEA; Title II of P.L. 112-40). The report discusses TAA eligibility and benefits as set by TAAEA; describes how the program is funded and administered; and presents data on recent application activity and benefit usage.

Creator(s): Collins, Benjamin
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: July 11, 2012
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Collins, Benjamin

Analyst in Labor Policy

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: July 11, 2012
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United States
Description:

This report provides background on the Trade Adjustment Assistance for Workers (TAA) program, which provides federal assistance to workers who have been adversely affected by foreign trade. It was most recently authorized by the Trade Adjustment Assistance Extension Act of 2011 (TAAEA; Title II of P.L. 112-40). The report discusses TAA eligibility and benefits as set by TAAEA; describes how the program is funded and administered; and presents data on recent application activity and benefit usage.

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30 pages.

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