S. 3500 (111th): Local Jobs for America Act

Jun 16, 2010 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sherrod Brown
Senator from Ohio
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Jun 16, 2010
48 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 4812 (Related)
Local Jobs for America Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 10, 2010


This bill was introduced on June 16, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Jun 16, 2010
Referred to Committee Jun 16, 2010
Full Title

A bill to provide funds to States, units of general local government, and community-based organizations to save and create local jobs through the retention, restoration, or expansion of services needed by local communities, and for other purposes.


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3 cosponsors (3D) (show)

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Local Jobs for America Act - Directs the Secretary of Labor, acting through the Employment and Training Administration (ETA) of the Department of Labor, to provide for the allotment of funds to states, local government units, and community-based organizations to save and create local jobs through the retention, restoration, or expansion of services needed by local communities.
Prohibits the hiring of an individual for a position funded under this Act if: (1) it results in the layoff or partial displacement of an existing employee of a unit or organization; or (2) such individual will perform the same or substantially similar work that was performed by the previous employee of the unit or organization.

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