H.R. 2990 (112th): National Emergency Employment Defense Act of 2011


Sep 21, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 21, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dennis Kucinich

Representative for Ohio's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2011
Length: 46 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To create a full employment economy as a matter of national economic defense; to provide for public investment in capital infrastructure; to provide for reducing the cost of public investment; to retire public debt; to stabilize the Social Security retirement system; to restore the authority of Congress to create and regulate money, modernize and provide stability for the monetary system of the United States; and for other public purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/21/2011--Introduced.National Emergency Employment Defense Act of 2011 - Replaces Federal Reserve notes with United States Money.Instructs the Secretary of the Treasury to originate United States Money to address any negative ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 21, 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. 2990”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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