H.R. 949 (113th): Invest in American Jobs Act of 2013


Mar 5, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 5, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Nick Rahall II

Representative for West Virginia's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 5, 2013
Length: 73 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To ensure that transportation and infrastructure projects carried out using Federal financial assistance are constructed with steel, iron, and manufactured goods that are produced in the United States, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/5/2013--Introduced.Invest in American Jobs Act of 2013 - Revises Buy American requirements with respect to federal-aid highways, capital investment grants to support intercity passenger rail service (rail grants), and Amtrak, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 5, 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. 949”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


62 cosponsors (61D, 1R) (show)

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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 3533 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 1, 2011

S. 2737 (Related)
Invest in American Jobs Act of 2014

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 31, 2014

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