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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Related Bills

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H.R. 2272 (Related)
America COMPETES Act

Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 9, 2007

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 761” means this is a Senate 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Mar 5, 2007
Reported by Committee
Mar 6, 2007
Passed Senate
Apr 25, 2007
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Details

Cosponsors
69 cosponsors (38D, 30R, 1I) (show)
Votes
Apr 24, 2007 2:16 p.m.
Amendment Agreed to 96/0
Apr 24, 2007 5:38 p.m.
Amendment Agreed to 97/0
Apr 24, 2007 6:02 p.m.
Motion to Table Agreed to 62/35
Apr 24, 2007 6:23 p.m.
Motion to Table Agreed to 54/43
Apr 25, 2007 11:10 a.m.
Amendment Rejected 24/74
Apr 25, 2007 3:21 p.m.
Amendment Rejected 22/71
Apr 25, 2007 3:49 p.m.
Amendment Rejected 27/67
Apr 25, 2007 5:33 p.m.
Amendment Rejected 39/57
Apr 25, 2007 5:58 p.m.
Amendment Agreed to 82/14
Apr 25, 2007 6:24 p.m.
Bill Passed 88/8

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