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


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
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

9/27/2006--Introduced.Fighting for American Jobs Act of 2006 - Directs each federal agency that provides grants, loans, or loan guarantees to businesses to require, as a condition of such assistance, that ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 27, 2006

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6196”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1I) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 2759 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 15, 2007

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