New Cosponsor — Nov 18, 2011
New Cosponsor: Rep. Kathleen Hochul [D-NY26, 2011-2012]
The bill now has 34 cosponsors (34 Democrats).
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May 4, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 4, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Maryland's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 4, 2011
Length: 9 pages
To amend the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to establish a pilot program to facilitate education and training programs in the field of advanced manufacturing.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1716”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1716 — 112th Congress: Job Opportunities Between our Shores Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1716
“H.R. 1716 — 112th Congress: Job Opportunities Between our Shores Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1716>
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