New Cosponsor — Oct 25, 2011
New Cosponsor: Rep. John Kline [R-MN2]
The bill now has 7 cosponsors (7 Republicans).
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Jul 27, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on July 27, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Alabama's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 27, 2011
Length: 5 pages
To provide that States and local governments may pass laws that identify illegal aliens, deter illegal aliens from entering the United States, apprehend illegal aliens, or encourage or otherwise cause illegal aliens to leave the United States, and for other purposes.
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. 2670”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2670 — 112th Congress: Jobs for Americans Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2670
“H.R. 2670 — 112th Congress: Jobs for Americans Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2670>
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