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H.R. 4 (113th): Jobs for America Act

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To make revisions to Federal law to improve the conditions necessary for economic growth and job creation, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Dave Camp

Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 4th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 13, 2014
Length: 318 pages
Sep 15, 2014
113th Congress (2013–2015)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 18, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.


4 Cosponsors (4 Republicans)


Position statements

Statement of Administration Policy

President Barack Obama [D, 2009-2017]: Jobs for America Act (Sep 16, 2014)

What legislators are saying

house passes the jobs for america act
    — Rep. Bob Goodlatte [R-VA6, 1993-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 18, 2014

Capitol Corner: Jobs for America
    — Rep. Lynn Westmoreland [R-GA3, 2007-2016] on Sep 22, 2014

Blackburn Supports Solutions to Spur Economic Growth, Create Jobs, and Make Energy More Affordable for Hard-Working American Families
    — Sen. Marsha Blackburn [R-TN] on Sep 18, 2014

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Sep 15, 2014

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Sep 18, 2014
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 4 (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. 4. 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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