H.R. 6277 (112th): Keep America Secure Act

Introduced:

Aug 2, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 2, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Louise Slaughter

Representative for New York's 28th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2012
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To prohibit the Secretary of Defense and the Secretary of Homeland Security from purchasing equipment or military aircraft containing electronic components that are not manufactured in the United States.

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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. 2974 (108th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 25, 2003

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History

Introduced
Aug 2, 2012

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments
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Votes

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