H.R. 3606 (112th): Jumpstart Our Business Startups

To increase American job creation and economic growth by improving access to the public capital markets for emerging growth companies.



Dec 8, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 5, 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 5, 2012.


Pub.L. 112-106


Stephen Fincher

Representative for Tennessee's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 28, 2012
Length: 22 pages


Dec 8, 2011

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Feb 16, 2012
Reported by Committee

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Mar 8, 2012
Passed House

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Mar 22, 2012
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Mar 27, 2012
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Apr 5, 2012
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3606 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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

This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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