New Cosponsors — Jan 23, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Walter Jones [R-NC3]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Stephen Fincher [R-TN8]
The bill now has 4 cosponsors (4 Republicans).
Jan 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on January 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Tennessee's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 14, 2013
Length: 9 pages
To require reports on the acquisitions by certain foreign persons of companies that have received American taxpayer research and development funding, and for other purposes.
1/14/2013--Introduced.Stop Mergers, Acquisitions, and Risky Takeovers Supplied by American Labor and Entrepreneurship Act of 2013 or the SMART SALE Act of 2013 - Requires any person, company, institution, or other ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 221 — 113th Congress: SMART SALE Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr221
“H.R. 221 — 113th Congress: SMART SALE Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr221>
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