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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 an official Congressional insignia, and for other purposes.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Last Action: Sep 15, 2010
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 4, 2013
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7 cosponsors (5D, 2R) (show)(joined Mar 29, 2011)(joined Mar 29, 2011)(joined Oct 21, 2011)(joined Oct 21, 2011)(joined Oct 24, 2011)(joined Oct 25, 2011)(joined Nov 1, 2011)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1239 — 112th Congress: Congressional Made in America Promise Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1239
“H.R. 1239 — 112th Congress: Congressional Made in America Promise Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. May 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1239>
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