S. 761 (110th): America COMPETES Act

Introduced:

Mar 5, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on April 25, 2007 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Harry Reid

Senator from Nevada

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 25, 2007
Length: 294 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 2272 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Aug 9, 2007

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to invest in innovation and education to improve the competitiveness of the United States in the global economy.

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History

Mar 5, 2007
 
Introduced

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Mar 6, 2007
 
Reported by Committee

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Apr 25, 2007
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

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