New Cosponsor — Oct 25, 2011
New Cosponsor: Rep. John Kline [R-MN2]
The bill now has 19 cosponsors (18 Republicans, 1 Democrat).
May 12, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 12, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for West Virginia's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: May 12, 2011
Length: 6 pages
To require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to consider the impact on employment levels and economic activity prior to issuing a regulation, policy statement, guidance, or other requirement, implementing any new or substantially altered program, or issuing or denying any permit, and for other purposes.
5/12/2011--Introduced.Employment Protection Act of 2011 - Requires the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), prior to issuing a regulation, policy statement, guidance, or other requirement, implementing any new or ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 29, 2011
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Oct 18, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1872 — 112th Congress: Employment Protection Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1872
“H.R. 1872 — 112th Congress: Employment Protection Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1872>
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