Bill Text — Dec 6, 2012
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Sep 18, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 30, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 4, 2012
Length: 28 pages
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote innovation, investment, and research in the United States, to eliminate the diversity immigrant program, and for other purposes.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Nov 29, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6429 — 112th Congress: STEM Jobs Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6429
“H.R. 6429 — 112th Congress: STEM Jobs Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. May 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6429>
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