A bill to create jobs by providing payroll tax relief for middle class families and businesses, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Pennsylvania. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 29, 2011
Length: 16 pages
Nov 28, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 29, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
S. 1944 (same title)
Parts Incorporated Into Other Measures — Dec 6, 2011
Nov 28, 2011
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Nov 29, 2011
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S. 1917 (112th) was a 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.
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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