H.R. 4135 (111th): Keep Americans Working Act

Introduced:

Nov 19, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 19, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Rosa DeLauro
Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 19, 2009
Length: 14 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To keep Americans working by strengthening and expanding short-time compensation programs that provide employers with an alternative to layoffs.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1646 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 7, 2009

S. 2831 (Related)
Helping Unemployed Workers Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 3, 2009

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 4135” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Nov 19, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
11 cosponsors (11D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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