Bill Text — Jan 4, 2013
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Mar 29, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on March 29, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 29, 2011
Length: 3 pages
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.
3/29/2011--Introduced.Congressional Made in America Promise Act of 2011 - Amends the Buy American Act to apply Buy American requirements to articles, materials, and supplies acquired for the use of any ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2039 (111th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 194 (113th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1239”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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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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. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1239>
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