To require the Secretary of Labor to maintain a publicly available list of all employers that relocate a call center overseas, to make such companies ineligible for Federal grants or guaranteed loans, and to require disclosure of the physical location of business agents engaging in customer service communications, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for West Virginia's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 2, 2017
Length: 11 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on March 2, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Congressman Gene Green, CWA Rally Against the Offshoring of American Call Center Jobs”
— Rep. Gene Green [D-TX29, 1993-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 21, 2017
“Green, McKinley Reintroduce U.S. Call Center and Consumer Protection Act”
— Rep. Gene Green [D-TX29, 1993-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 2, 2017
Mar 2, 2017
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Jun 12, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3219.
H.R. 1300 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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