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May 8, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 8, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 8, 2012
Length: 13 pages
Failed Cloture — Jul 19, 2012
Referred to Committee — Jul 19, 2012
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage domestic insourcing and discourage foreign outsourcing.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 27, 2013
Last Action: Jul 19, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5542 — 112th Congress: Bring Jobs Home Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5542
“H.R. 5542 — 112th Congress: Bring Jobs Home Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. August 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5542>
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