H.R. 11 (112th): Build America Bonds to Create Jobs Now Act of 2011

Introduced:
Feb 10, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Gerald Connolly
Representative for Virginia's 11th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Feb 10, 2011
Length
5 pages
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Status

This bill was introduced on February 10, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Feb 10, 2011
Referred to Committee Feb 10, 2011
 
Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the Build America Bonds program.

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Cosponsors
23 cosponsors (23D) (show)
Committees

House Ways and Means

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2/10/2011--Introduced.
Build America Bonds to Create Jobs Now Act of 2011 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the Build America Bond program, to: (1) extend until December 31, 2012, the authority to issue such bonds and the authority for payments to issuers of such bonds, (2) reduce the percentage rate of payments to issuers in 2011 and 2012, (3) allow refundings of currently issued bonds, and (4) allow the use of Build America bonds to fund capital expenditures for levees and flood control projects.

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