New Cosponsor — Oct 6, 2011
New Cosponsor: Rep. Alcee Hastings [D-FL20]
The bill now has 65 cosponsors (65 Democrats).
Sep 2, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on September 6, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Connecticut's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 6, 2011
Length: 21 pages
To establish a joint select committee of Congress to report findings and propose legislation to restore the Nation's workforce to full employment over the period of fiscal years 2012 and 2013, and to provide for expedited consideration of such legislation by both the House of Representatives and the Senate.
9/2/2011--Introduced.Joint Select Committee on Job Creation Act of 2011 - Establishes the Joint Select Committee on Job Creation, whose goal shall be to restore the nation's workforce to full employment ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 7, 2011
Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 2, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2835 — 112th Congress: Joint Select Committee on Job Creation Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2835
“H.R. 2835 — 112th Congress: Joint Select Committee on Job Creation Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2835>
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