H.R. 2847 (110th): Green Jobs Act of 2007


Jun 25, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 27, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Hilda Solis

Representative for California's 32nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 27, 2007
Length: 22 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to establish an energy efficiency and renewable energy worker training program.

Summary (CRS)

7/27/2007--Reported to House amended.Green Jobs Act of 2007 - Amends the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to direct the Secretary of Labor (Secretary) to:(1) establish an energy efficiency and renewable ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 25, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 27, 2007
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2847”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


8 cosponsors (8D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 3221 (Related)
Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 30, 2008

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