H.R. 4078 (112th): Red Tape Reduction and Small Business Job Creation Act

To provide that no agency may take any significant regulatory action until the unemployment rate is equal to or less than 6.0 percent.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Feb 17, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 26, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.


Tim Griffin

Representative for Arkansas's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 31, 2012
Length: 92 pages


Feb 17, 2012

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Mar 20, 2012
Reported by Committee

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Jul 26, 2012
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 4078 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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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