To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make employers of spouses of military personnel eligible for the work opportunity credit.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 19th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 22, 2019
Length: 2 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on May 22, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Delgado Named Among Most Active, Most Effective House Freshmen”
— Rep. Antonio Delgado [D-NY19] (Sponsor) on Aug 29, 2019
“House Delegation Introduces Bipartisan Military Spouse Hiring Act”
— Rep. Donald Beyer [D-VA8] (Co-sponsor) on May 23, 2019
“Congressman Panetta Co-Introduces Bipartisan Military Spouse Hiring Act”
— Rep. Jimmy Panetta [D-CA20] (Co-sponsor) on May 23, 2019
May 22, 2019
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H.R. 2912 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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