H.R. 6117 (112th): Protecting Employees and Retirees in Business Bankruptcies Act of 2012

Introduced:

Jul 12, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 12, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Conyers Jr.
Representative for Michigan's 14th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 12, 2012
Length: 33 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 11, United States Code, to improve protections for employees and retirees in business bankruptcies.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 4677 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 24, 2010

H.R. 100 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 3, 2013

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History

Introduced
Jul 12, 2012

Details

Cosponsors
27 cosponsors (27D) (show)
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Votes

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