S. 1549 (112th): American Jobs Act of 2011

Overview

Introduced:

Sep 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 14, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Harry Reid

Senior Senator from Nevada

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 14, 2011
Length: 412 pages

See Instead:

S. 1660 (same title)
Failed Cloture — Oct 11, 2011

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide tax relief for American workers and businesses, to put workers back on the job while rebuilding and modernizing America, and to provide pathways back to work for Americans looking for jobs.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Sep 13, 2011
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 14, 2011
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

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