S. 429 (113th): Concrete Masonry Products Research, Education, and Promotion Act of 2013


Feb 28, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 9, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bill Nelson

Senior Senator from Florida



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Last Updated: Dec 8, 2014
Length: 74 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to enable concrete masonry products manufacturers to establish, finance, and carry out a coordinated program of research, education, and promotion to improve, maintain, and develop markets for concrete masonry products.

Summary (CRS)

Section4 - Directs the Secretary of Commerce to issue orders applicable to manufacturers of concrete masonry products (concrete).Section5 - Requires any such order to provide for establishment of a Concrete ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 28, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 9, 2014
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 429”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


22 cosponsors (16D, 6R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 3227 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 23, 2012

H.R. 1563 (Related)
Concrete Masonry Products Research, Education, and Promotion Act of 2013

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 15, 2013

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