S. 2910 (111th): Increasing American Wages and Benefits Act of 2010


Dec 18, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 18, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bernard “Bernie” Sanders

Senator from Vermont



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Last Updated: Dec 18, 2009
Length: 32 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to increase wages and benefits of blue collar workers by strengthening labor provisions in the H-2B program, to provide for labor recruiter accountability, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Increasing American Wages and Benefits Act of 2010 - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize: (1) the Secretary of Labor to take such actions as may be necessary ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 18, 2009

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2910”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 2094 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 26, 2007

H.R. 4321 (Related)
CIR ASAP Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 15, 2009

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