New Cosponsor — Jan 17, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Henry “Hank” Johnson [D-GA4]
The bill now has 24 cosponsors (24 Democrats).
May 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: May 13, 2011
Length: 18 pages
To create and encourage the creation of jobs for youth, and for other purposes.
5/13/2011--Introduced.Saving America's Youth: the Youth Employment Act of 2011 or SAY YEA - Amends the Workforce Act of 1998 regarding the work opportunity tax credit with respect to disconnected youth ... Read more >
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1901”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1901 — 112th Congress: Saving America’s Youth: the Youth Employment Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1901
“H.R. 1901 — 112th Congress: Saving America’s Youth: the Youth Employment Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1901>
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