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May 30, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 12, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Illinois's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 13, 2012
Length: 15 pages
To promote the growth and competitiveness of American manufacturing.
9/12/2012--Passed House amended.(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on September 10, 2012. The summary of that version is repeated here.)American Manufacturing Competitiveness Act ... Read more >
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Last Action: Jun 20, 2013
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 5, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5865 — 112th Congress: American Manufacturing Competitiveness Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5865
“H.R. 5865 — 112th Congress: American Manufacturing Competitiveness Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5865>
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