S. 1895 (112th): Upstate Works Act


Nov 17, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 17, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Kirsten Gillibrand

Senator from New York



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Last Updated: Nov 17, 2011
Length: 41 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to require the Secretary of Commerce to establish a program for the award of grants to States to establish revolving loan funds for small and medium-sized manufacturers to improve energy efficiency and produce clean energy technology, to provide a tax credit for farmers' investments in value-added agriculture, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Upstate Works Act - Amends the National Institute of Standards and Technology Act to:(1) direct the Secretary of Commerce to establish a program to provide grants to states to establish ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 17, 2011

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1895”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 3787 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 15, 2010

H.R. 747 (Related)
Build America Bonds Extension Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 16, 2011

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