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Sep 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on September 14, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senior Senator from Nevada
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Last Updated: Sep 14, 2011
Length: 412 pages
Failed Cloture — Oct 11, 2011
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.
9/13/2011--Introduced.American Jobs Act of 2011 - Prohibits the use of funds made available by this Act for a project for the construction, alteration, maintenance, or repair of a public building ... Read more >
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Last Action: Oct 11, 2011
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 21, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1549 — 112th Congress: American Jobs Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1549
“S. 1549 — 112th Congress: American Jobs Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1549>
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