New Cosponsors — Jun 6, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Ann Kuster [D-NH2]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Mark Pocan [D-WI2]
The bill now has 2 cosponsors (2 Democrats).
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Apr 10, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on April 10, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Hampshire's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 10, 2013
Length: 3 pages
To amend chapter 83 of title 41, United States Code (commonly known as the Buy American Act), to require each department or independent establishment to conduct an annual audit of its contracts for compliance with such chapter, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5898 (111th).
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. 1480”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1480 — 113th Congress: Buy America Accountability Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1480
“H.R. 1480 — 113th Congress: Buy America Accountability Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1480>
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