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H.R. 6367 (115th): Incentivizing Fairness in Subcontracting Act

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About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 6367 allows prime contractors the ability to choose to obtain subcontracting credit at lower tiers, provided the prime contractor keep accurate records substantiating the credit claimed, and implements a new dispute process allowing small subcontractors the ability to bring nonpayment disputes by the prime contractor to the federal agency small business advocate.

Sponsor and status

Al Lawson Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 5th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 26, 2018
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Jul 13, 2018
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 25, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).

Cosponsors

3 Cosponsors (2 Republicans, 1 Democrat)

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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Jenniffer Gonzlez discute oportunidades para el desarrollo econmico mediante la contratacin federal
    — Commish. Jenniffer González-Colón [R-PR0] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 17, 2018

The Week Ahead - scheduled votes, committee action and other important notes for the week of September 24, 2018
    — Rep. David Young [R-IA3, 2015-2018] on Sep 24, 2018

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 6367 will add $6 million in new spending through 2023.

History

Jul 13, 2018
 
Introduced

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Jul 18, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 12, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Small Business

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Sep 25, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

H.R. 6367 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6367. This is the one from the 115th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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