About the bill
- Full Title
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.
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).
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)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
- Related Bills
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.H.R. 2039 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.
Last Action: Sep 15, 2010H.R. 194 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 4, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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 5, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1239>
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