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Apr 28, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on April 28, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 11th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 28, 2005
Length: 22 pages
To amend the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 to expand coverage under the Act, to increase protections for whistleblowers, to increase penalties for certain violators, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2004”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2004 — 109th Congress: Protecting America’s Workers Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr2004
“H.R. 2004 — 109th Congress: Protecting America’s Workers Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr2004>
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