S. 782 (112th): Economic Development Revitalization Act of 2011

Introduced:

Apr 8, 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 June 21, 2011.

Sponsor:

Barbara Boxer

Junior Senator from California

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 2, 2011
Length: 30 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965 to reauthorize that Act, and for other purposes.

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History

Apr 8, 2011
 
Introduced

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Apr 14, 2011
 
Reported by Committee

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Jun 21, 2011
 
Failed Cloture in the Senate

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Details

Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (4D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
Jun 21, 2011 4:52 p.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 49/51

Related Bills

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S. 2778 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 18, 2009

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