New Cosponsor — Sep 11, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. David Cicilline [D-RI1]
The bill now has 39 cosponsors (37 Democrats, 2 Republicans).
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May 3, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 3, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 13th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 3, 2011
Length: 5 pages
To require the use of American iron, steel, and manufactured goods in the construction, alteration, and repair of public water systems and treatment works.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1684”). 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.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1684 — 112th Congress: Keep American Jobs from Going Down the Drain Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1684
“H.R. 1684 — 112th Congress: Keep American Jobs from Going Down the Drain Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1684>
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