To amend titles 10 and 41, United States Code, to provide a contracting preference for contractors that retain American jobs and purchase goods and services in the United States, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 13th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 16, 2017
Length: 9 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on February 16, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Feb 16, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 18, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2342.
H.R. 1185 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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