Legislation Coming Up — Nov 25, 2015 3:07 a.m.
This bill has been added to the Senate’s floor schedule for the next legislative day.
Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Apr 23, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980
This bill was introduced on April 23, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Alaska
A bill to require that a preference be afforded to local residents in employment in certain Federal assisted activities in areas with substantial unemployment, and for other purposes.
4/23/1980--Introduced.Local Hire Preference Act - Declares it to be the policy of the United States that in any area of substantial unemployment an employer engaged in a federally assisted activity ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 4069 (93rd).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2602”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2602 — 96th Congress: Local Hire Preference Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/s2602
“S. 2602 — 96th Congress: Local Hire Preference Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1980. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/s2602>
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