To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to stimulate international tourism to the United States and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Nevada's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 21, 2013
Length: 27 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on March 21, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Heck's JOLT Act Touted as Bipartisan Solution to Improve Economy, Create Jobs”
— Rep. Joseph Heck [R-NV3, 2011-2016] (Sponsor) on May 19, 2014
“U.S. Travel Applauds Rep. Webster on Jobs Initiatives”
— Rep. Daniel Webster [R-FL11] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 20, 2014
“JOLT Act Passes 100 Co-sponsors—51 Democrats, 52 Republicans”
— Rep. Joseph Heck [R-NV3, 2011-2016] (Sponsor) on Nov 13, 2013
May 15, 2012
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5741 (112th).
Mar 21, 2013
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H.R. 1354 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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