H.R. 2914 (112th): Emergency Jobs to Restore the American Dream Act


Sep 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 14, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Janice “Jan” Schakowsky

Representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 14, 2011
Length: 85 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To create an emergency jobs program that will fund 2,242,000 positions during fiscal years 2012 and 2013.

Summary (CRS)

9/14/2011--Introduced.Emergency Jobs to Restore the American Dream Act - Requires the Secretary of Education to make grants to states for the modernization, renovation, or repair of public schools, including early ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 14, 2011

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. 2914”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


52 cosponsors (52D) (show)

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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1617 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

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Last Action: Apr 18, 2013

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