To provide for technological innovation through the prioritization of Federal investment in basic research, fundamental scientific discovery, and development to improve the competitiveness of the United States, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 21, 2015
Length: 203 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 20, 2015 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Veasey Statement on House Republican COMPETES Act”
— Rep. Marc Veasey [D-TX33] on May 20, 2015
“Foster Fights Efforts To Politicize Scientific Review”
— Rep. Bill Foster [D-IL11] on Apr 22, 2015
H.R. 1806 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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