New Cosponsor — Jun 8, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Maxine Waters [D-CA43]
The bill now has 68 cosponsors (42 Democrats, 26 Republicans).
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.
5/13/2010--Introduced.Fair Defense Competition Act - Directs the Secretary of Defense (DOD), in awarding a contract for any major defense acquisition program and conducting the cost or price evaluation of any ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5298>
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