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H.R. 3661: Patriotic Employer Protection Act of 2019

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To support entrepreneurs serving in the National Guard and Reserve, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Andy Kim

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Nov 14, 2019
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Jul 10, 2019
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Nov 13, 2019

This bill passed in the House on November 13, 2019 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis
22% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Congressman Kim, Community Leaders Discuss Solutions for Veteran and Military Family Employment at Roundtable
    — Rep. Andy Kim [D-NJ3] (Sponsor) on Aug 1, 2019

Reps. Burchett, Kim introduce bill to help small businesses hire Reservists
    — Rep. Tim Burchett [R-TN2] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 10, 2019

Barrasso Statement on the Presidents Address on Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico
    — Sen. John Barrasso [R-WY] on Jun 15, 2010

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 3661 will be negligible.

History

Jul 10, 2019
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jul 17, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Oct 15, 2019
 
Reported by House Committee on Small Business

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Nov 8, 2019
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Nov 13, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 3661 is 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.

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