New Cosponsor — Apr 23, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Lynn Westmoreland [R-GA3]
The bill now has 4 cosponsors (4 Republicans).
Mar 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on March 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 12th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 14, 2013
Length: 3 pages
3/14/2013--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to deny payment of unemployment compensation to employees who are discharged from employment for: (1) being under the influence of, or consuming or otherwise using, ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2001 (112th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1172”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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