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H.R. 447: National Apprenticeship Act of 2021

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To amend the Act of August 16, 1937 (commonly referred to as the "National Apprenticeship Act") and expand the national apprenticeship system to include apprenticeships, youth apprenticeships, and pre-apprenticeship registered under such Act, to promote the furtherance of labor standards necessary to safeguard the welfare of apprentices, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Robert “Bobby” Scott

Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 25, 2021
Length: 169 pages
Introduced
Jan 25, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Feb 5, 2021

This bill passed in the House on February 5, 2021 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis
86% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Scott Applauds Biden Administration for Reversing Wasteful IRAP Executive Order and Supporting Apprenticeship Expansion
    — Rep. Robert “Bobby” Scott [D-VA3] (Sponsor) on Feb 18, 2021

Courtney Votes to Pass Reauthorization of William Fitzgerald Apprenticeship Act Program
    — Rep. Joe Courtney [D-CT2] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 5, 2021

Weekly Update - Week of February 1st, 2021
    — Rep. Elise Stefanik [R-NY21] on Feb 8, 2021

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History

Jan 25, 2021
 
Introduced

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Jan 26, 2021
 
Text Published

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Feb 5, 2021
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 447 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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