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S. 818 (116th): Future Logging Careers Act

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A bill to exempt certain 16- and 17-year-old individuals employed in logging operations from child labor laws.

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Sponsor and status

James Risch

Sponsor. Senator for Idaho. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 14, 2019
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Mar 14, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 14, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Cosponsors

8 Cosponsors (5 Republicans, 2 Democrats, 1 Independent)

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What legislators are saying

Risch, Golden Lead Bipartisan Effort to Level the Playing Field for Family Businesses in Forest Products Industry
    — Sen. James Risch [R-ID] (Sponsor) on Sep 12, 2019

King, Golden, Risch Lead Bipartisan Effort to Level the Playing Field for Family Businesses in Forest Products Industry
    — Sen. Angus King [I-ME] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 12, 2019

Golden, Risch Lead Bipartisan Effort to Level the Playing Field for Family Businesses in Forest Products Industry
    — Rep. Jared Golden [D-ME2] on Sep 12, 2019

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History

Mar 14, 2019
 
Introduced

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S. 818 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 818. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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