To amend the Buy American Act to require each department or independent establishment to conduct an annual audit of its contracts for compliance with such Act, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Hampshire's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 28, 2010
Length: 3 pages
Jul 28, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 28, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 28, 2010
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 10, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1480 (113th).
H.R. 5898 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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