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.
Sponsor. Senator for Nevada. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 14, 2011
Length: 412 pages
Sep 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 14, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
S. 1660 (same title)
Failed Cloture — Oct 11, 2011
Sep 13, 2011
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Sep 14, 2011
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S. 1549 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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