To reauthorize the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to strengthen the United States workforce investment system through innovation in, and alignment and improvement of, employment, training, and education programs, and to promote national economic growth, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 6th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 20, 2012
Length: 477 pages
Mar 20, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 20, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 20, 2012
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Feb 15, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 798 (113th).
H.R. 4227 (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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