S. 1660 (112th): American Jobs Act of 2011


Oct 5, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on October 11, 2011.


Harry Reid
Senior Senator from Nevada


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Last Updated: Oct 6, 2011
Length: 362 pages

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.

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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. 12 (Related)
American Jobs Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 21, 2011

S. 1549 (Related)
American Jobs Act of 2011

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 14, 2011

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1660” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 5, 2011
Reported by Committee
Oct 6, 2011
Failed Cloture in the Senate
Oct 11, 2011


Oct 11, 2011 6:34 p.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 50/49

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