To provide tax relief for American workers and businesses, to put workers back on the job while rebuilding and modernizing America, and to provide pathways back to work for Americans looking for jobs.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Connecticut's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 21, 2011
Length: 411 pages
Sep 21, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 21, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
S. 1660 (same title)
Failed Cloture — Oct 11, 2011
Sep 21, 2011
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H.R. 12 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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