S. 3387 (112th): Team USA Made in America Act of 2012

Jul 16, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Robert “Bob” Menéndez
Senator from New Jersey
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Jul 16, 2012
3 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 6132 (Related)
American Clothing for American Olympians Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 17, 2012


This bill was introduced on July 16, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Jul 16, 2012
Referred to Committee Jul 16, 2012
Full Title

A bill to amend title 36, United States Code, to require the United States Olympic Committee to adopt a policy that requires ceremonial uniforms purchased or otherwise obtained by the Committee to be produced in the United States, and for other purposes.


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Team USA Made in America Act of 2012 - Requires the U.S. Olympic Committee to adopt a policy with respect to uniforms to be worn by athletes during ceremonies that are part of the Olympic Games, the Paralympic Games, or the Pan-American Games that requires it to:
(1) purchase or otherwise obtain only uniforms, including accessories (such as ties, belts, shoes, and hats), that meet the standards of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) for labeling as "Made in USA"; or
(2) make publicly available a detailed justification of the reasons the Committee obtained uniforms that do not meet that requirement.

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