S. 3479 (112th): Building a Stronger America Act of 2012


Aug 1, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mark Pryor

Senator from Arkansas



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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2012
Length: 105 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to strengthen manufacturing in the United States through improved training, retention, and recruitment of workers, to deter evasion of antidumping and countervailing duty orders, and to promote United States exports, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

8/1/2012--Introduced.Building a Stronger America Act of 2012 - Amends the Stevenson-Wydler Technology Innovation Act of 1980 to direct the Secretary of Labor (Secretary) to award renewable three-year competitive industry or ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 1, 2012

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3479”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (3D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 4041 (Related)
Export Promotion Reform Act

Passed House
Last Action: May 30, 2012

S. 2171 (Related)
Export Promotion Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 7, 2012

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