H.R. 444 (108th): Back to Work Incentive Act of 2003

To amend the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to establish a Personal Reemployment Accounts grant program to assist Americans in returning to work; to reauthorize title II of the Higher Education Act of 1965; to amend title VII of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to ensure graduate opportunities in postsecondary education.

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Jan 29, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 3, 2004 but was never passed by the Senate.


Jon Porter Sr.

Representative for Nevada's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 3, 2004
Length: 84 pages


Jan 29, 2003

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Mar 5, 2003
Ordered Reported by Committee

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Jun 3, 2004
Passed House

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H.R. 444 (108th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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