Bill Text — Feb 22, 2012
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Jul 6, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on July 6, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 6, 2011
Length: 23 pages
To provide for the treatment and temporary financing of short-time compensation programs.
7/6/2011--Introduced.Layoff Prevention Act of 2011 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to set forth requirements relating to short-time compensation programs to allow employers to reduce the workweek of their employees ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 6, 2011
Enacted — Signed by the President
Feb 22, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2421 — 112th Congress: Layoff Prevention Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2421
“H.R. 2421 — 112th Congress: Layoff Prevention Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2421>
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