H.R. 5893 (112th): Startup Act 2.0


Jun 5, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 5, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael Grimm

Representative for New York's 13th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 5, 2012
Length: 40 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To jump-start economic recovery through the formation and growth of new businesses, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/5/2012--Introduced.Startup Act 2.0 - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) to adjust to conditional permanent resident status up to 50,000 aliens who ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 5, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5893”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


23 cosponsors (12D, 11R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

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