H.R. 6196 (109th): Fighting for American Jobs Act of 2006

To prohibit business enterprises that lay-off a greater percentage of their United States workers than workers in other countries from receiving any Federal assistance, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Sep 27, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 27, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Peter Visclosky

Representative for Indiana's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 27, 2006
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Sep 27, 2006

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H.R. 6196 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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