H.R. 1127: Rebuild American Manufacturing Act of 2013

Mar 13, 2013
Referred to Committee
1% chance of being enacted
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Bruce Braley
Representative for Iowa's 1st congressional district
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Mar 13, 2013
5 pages
Related Bills
S. 544 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 13, 2013


This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on March 13, 2013, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Introduced Mar 13, 2013
Referred to Committee Mar 13, 2013
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4% chance of getting past committee.
1% chance of being enacted.

Only 11% of bills made it past committee and only about 3% were enacted in 2011–2013. [show factors | methodology]

Full Title

To require the President to develop a comprehensive national manufacturing strategy, and for other purposes.


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1 cosponsors (1D) (show)

House Energy and Commerce

Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade

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Rebuild American Manufacturing Act of 2013 - Directs the President to develop a comprehensive national manufacturing strategy.
Requires to be included in such strategy:
(1) short- and long-term goals for U.S. manufacturing,
(2) a survey of all persons with headquarters in the United States that maintain manufacturing facilities outside the United States,
(3) a survey of all federal agencies that provide assistance to U.S. manufacturers,
(4) a survey of manufacturing goods produced in the United States and where such goods are produced,
(5) the number of people in the United States employed by manufacturers operating in the United States, and
(6) an evaluation of the global competitiveness of U.S. manufacturing.
Directs the President to: (1) include in such strategy recommendations for achieving its goals, and (2) report to Congress on such strategy and any revisions thereto.

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