To amend title 18, United States Code, to eliminate Federal Prison Industries advantages over the private sector and small business in the procurement of commercially available goods and services.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 2, 2016
Length: 3 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on March 2, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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4 Cosponsors (3 Republicans, 1 Democrat)
What legislators are saying
“Huizenga Moves To Protect Soldiers and Taxpayers, Calls For Investigation Into FPI”
— Rep. Bill Huizenga [R-MI2] (Sponsor) on Aug 23, 2016
“Huizenga Introduces Legislation to Strengthen the Free Market, Empower Small Business”
— Rep. Bill Huizenga [R-MI2] (Sponsor) on Mar 8, 2016
Mar 2, 2016
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Dec 17, 2020
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 9012 (116th).
H.R. 4671 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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