H.R. 2039 (111th): Congressional Made in America Promise Act of 2010


Apr 22, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 15, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.


Marcy Kaptur

Representative for Ohio's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 16, 2010
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To clarify the applicability of the Buy American Act to products purchased for the use of the legislative branch, to prohibit the application of any of the exceptions to the requirements of such Act to products bearing a Congressional seal, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/15/2010--Passed House amended.Congressional Made in America Promise Act of 2010 - Amends the Buy American Act to apply Buy American requirements to articles, materials, and supplies acquired for the use ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 22, 2009

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Sep 15, 2010
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2039”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


22 cosponsors (20D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Sep 15, 2010 2:24 p.m.
Passed 371/36

Related Bills

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H.R. 1239 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 29, 2011

S. 4019 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 9, 2010

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