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S. 1501 (114th): American Job Creation and Investment Promotion Reform Act of 2015

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A bill to promote and reform foreign capital investment and job creation in American communities.

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Sponsor and status

Patrick Leahy

Sponsor. Senator for Vermont. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 3, 2015
Length: 79 pages
Jun 3, 2015
114th Congress (2015–2017)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 3, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Statement of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Ranking Member, Senate Judiciary Committee, On the Need To Reform the EB-5 Regional Center Program
    — Sen. Patrick Leahy [D-VT] (Sponsor) on Nov 20, 2015

Grassley Vows Continued Push to Reform EB-5 after Fixes Ignored in Omnibus Spending Bill
    — Sen. Charles “Chuck” Grassley [R-IA] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 17, 2015

Gerrymandering in EB-5 Program Flies in the Face of Congressional Intent
    — Sen. Charles “Chuck” Grassley [R-IA] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 7, 2015

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Jun 3, 2015

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S. 1501 (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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1501. This is the one from the 114th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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