New Cosponsor — Jun 8, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Maxine Waters [D-CA43]
The bill now has 68 cosponsors (42 Democrats, 26 Republicans).
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May 13, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on May 13, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Kansas's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 13, 2010
Length: 4 pages
To require the Secretary of Defense to take illegal subsidization into account in evaluating proposals for contracts for major defense acquisition programs, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5298”). 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. (2016). H.R. 5298 — 111th Congress: Fair Defense Competition Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5298
“H.R. 5298 — 111th Congress: Fair Defense Competition Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5298>
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