H.R. 2368 (112th): Put America to Work Act of 2011


Jun 24, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 24, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Keith Ellison

Representative for Minnesota's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 24, 2011
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Secretary of Labor to make grants to States, units of general local government, and Indian tribes for the purpose of creating employment opportunities for unemployed and underemployed residents in distressed communities.

Summary (CRS)

6/24/2011--Introduced.Put America to Work Act of 2011 - Directs the Secretary of Labor to make grants to states, local government units, and Indian tribes to create employment opportunities for unemployed ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 24, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2368”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


10 cosponsors (10D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 4268 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 10, 2009

H.R. 4277 (Related)
Humphrey-Hawkins 21st Century Full Employment and Training Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 28, 2012

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