New Cosponsor — Nov 18, 2011
New Cosponsor: Rep. Kathleen Hochul [D-NY26, 2011-2012]
The bill now has 34 cosponsors (34 Democrats).
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.
5/4/2011--Introduced.Job Opportunities Between our Shores Act or JOBS Act - Amends the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to direct the Secretary of Labor to make grants to or enter into ... Read more >
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. (2015). 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. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1716>
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