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H.R. 5658 (114th): TALENT Act of 2016

The last bill President Obama signed was H.R. 39 in the 115th Congress, a successor to this bill, the Tested Ability to Leverage Exceptional National Talent Act, or the TALENT Act. It is now Public Law 115–1. What the law does President Obama launched the Presidential Innovation Fellows Program in 2012, to recruit private sector software engineers, designers and others ... Continue reading »

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 7, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 12, 2016 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Kevin McCarthy

Representative for California's 23rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2016
Length: 7 pages

History

Jul 7, 2016
 
Introduced

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Jul 12, 2016
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

H.R. 5658 (114th) 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 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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