H.R. 2272 (110th): America COMPETES Act

Introduced:

May 10, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 9, 2007

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 9, 2007.

Law:

Pub.L. 110-69

Sponsor:

Barton “Bart” Gordon

Representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 4, 2007
Length: 147 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To invest in innovation through research and development, and to improve the competitiveness of the United States.

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Related Bills

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S. 761 (Related)
America COMPETES Act

Passed Senate
Last Action: Apr 25, 2007

H.Res. 602 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Aug 2, 2007

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2272” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

History

Introduced
May 10, 2007
Passed House
May 21, 2007
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate with Changes
Jul 19, 2007
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate
Aug 2, 2007
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Conference Report Agreed to by House
Aug 2, 2007
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 9, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
21 cosponsors (15D, 6R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
On the Conference Report
Aug 2, 2007 6:18 p.m.
Passed 367/57

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