S. 2167 (112th): American Jobs in American Forests Act of 2012

Introduced:

Mar 7, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 7, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jeff Merkley

Senator from Oregon

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 7, 2012
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to increase the employment of Americans by requiring State workforce agencies to certify that employers are actively recruiting Americans and that Americans are not qualified or available to fill the positions that the employer wants to fill with H-2B nonimmigrants.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 7, 2012
 
Introduced

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