H.R. 4259 (111th): Employment Benefit Act


Dec 10, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 10, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jared Polis

Representative for Colorado's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 10, 2009
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About the bill

Full Title

To facilitate foreign investment by permanently reauthorizing the EB-5 regional center program, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Employment Benefit Act - Amends the Departments of Commerce, Justice, and State, the Judiciary, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1993 to: (1) make the alien investor visa (EB-5) regional center ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 10, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4259”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (4D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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S. 3029 (Related)
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Last Action: Dec 15, 2009

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