H.R. 1072 (113th): Freedom from Government Competition Act of 2013


Mar 12, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 12, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John “Jimmy” Duncan Jr.

Representative for Tennessee's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 12, 2013
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require that the Federal Government procure from the private sector the goods and services necessary for the operations and management of certain Government agencies, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/12/2013--Introduced.Freedom from Government Competition Act of 2013 - Requires each executive or military department or independent establishment to obtain all goods and services necessary for or beneficial to the accomplishment ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 12, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1072”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


26 cosponsors (26R) (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. 1474 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 12, 2011

H.R. 2044 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 28, 2015

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