S. 1723 (112th): Teachers and First Responders Back to Work Act of 2011

Introduced:

Oct 17, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
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 20, 2011.

Sponsor:

Robert “Bob” Menéndez

Senator from New Jersey

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 18, 2011
Length: 18 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for teacher and first responder stabilization.

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History

Oct 17, 2011
 
Introduced

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Oct 18, 2011
 
Reported by Committee

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Oct 20, 2011
 
Failed Cloture in the Senate

The Senate must often vote to end debate before voting on a bill, called a cloture vote. The vote on cloture failed. This is often considered a filibuster. The Senate may try again.

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