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H.R. 1000 (113th): Humphrey-Hawkins Full Employment and Training Act

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To establish the National Full Employment Trust Fund to create employment opportunities for the unemployed.

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Sponsor and status

John Conyers

Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 13th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 6, 2013
Length: 36 pages
Mar 6, 2013
113th Congress (2013–2015)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 6, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).


57 Cosponsors (57 Democrats)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Conyers: Full Employment Essential to Closing Widening Racial Wealth Gap
    — Rep. John Conyers [D-MI13, 2013-2017] (Sponsor) on Apr 29, 2014

Conyers, Wilson & Experts Advance Necessity of Full Employment Agenda at Forum, “Employment: A Human Right”
    — Rep. John Conyers [D-MI13, 2013-2017] (Sponsor) on Feb 5, 2014

Conyers Invites Candace Adams - an Unemployed Constituent - to State of the Union, Underscoring Necessity of Job Creating Policies
    — Rep. John Conyers [D-MI13, 2013-2017] (Sponsor) on Jan 28, 2014

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Mar 6, 2013

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.R. 1000 (113th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1000. This is the one from the 113th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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