H.R. 679 (111th): American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009

Introduced:

Jan 26, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 21, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

David “Dave” Obey

Representative for Wisconsin's 7th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 26, 2009
Length: 268 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 1 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Feb 17, 2009

S. 336 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Jan 27, 2009

About the bill

Full Title

Making supplemental appropriations for job preservation and creation, infrastructure investment, energy efficiency and science, assistance to the unemployed, and State and local fiscal stabilization, for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2009, and for other purposes.

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History

Jan 21, 2009
 
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.

Jan 26, 2009
 
Introduced

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