H.R. 5542 (112th): Bring Jobs Home Act

Introduced:

May 8, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 8, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Bill Pascrell Jr.

Representative for New Jersey's 8th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 8, 2012
Length: 13 pages

See Instead:

S. 3364 (same title)
Failed Cloture — Jul 19, 2012

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage domestic insourcing and discourage foreign outsourcing.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

May 8, 2012
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
88 cosponsors (87D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 851 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 27, 2013

S. 3364 (Related)
Bring Jobs Home Act

Failed Cloture
Last Action: Jul 19, 2012

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