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H.R. 679: Construction Consensus Procurement Improvement Act of 2017

To amend title 41, United States Code, to improve the manner in which Federal contracts for design and construction services are awarded, to prohibit the use of reverse auctions for design and construction services procurements, and for other purposes.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 24, 2017

Status:

Ordered Reported on Feb 2, 2017

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on February 2, 2017.

Sponsor:

Mark Meadows

Representative for North Carolina's 11th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 29, 2017
Length: 10 pages

Prognosis:

19% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jan 24, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jan 31, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

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Feb 2, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Mar 29, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

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Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

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Signed by the President

H.R. 679 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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