H.R. 803 (113th): Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act

An act to amend the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to strengthen the United States workforce development system through innovation in, and alignment and improvement of, employment, training, and education programs in the United States, and to promote individual and national economic growth, and for other purposes.



Feb 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 22, 2014

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 22, 2014.


Pub.L. 113-128


Virginia Foxx

Representative for North Carolina's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 1, 2014
Length: 298 pages


Feb 25, 2013

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Mar 6, 2013
Reported by Committee

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Mar 15, 2013
Passed House

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Jun 25, 2014
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Jul 9, 2014
House Agreed to Changes

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Jul 22, 2014
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 803 (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.

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

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