New Cosponsors — Dec 2, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. Timothy Bishop [D-NY1, 2003-2014]
New Cosponsor: Rep. André Carson [D-IN7]
The bill now has 11 cosponsors (11 Democrats).
Nov 19, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on November 19, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 19, 2009
Length: 14 pages
To keep Americans working by strengthening and expanding short-time compensation programs that provide employers with an alternative to layoffs.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4135 — 111th Congress: Keep Americans Working Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4135
“H.R. 4135 — 111th Congress: Keep Americans Working Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. August 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4135>
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