IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
June 6, 2018
Ms. Stabenow (for herself, Ms. Baldwin, Mr. Murphy, Ms. Smith, and Mr. Merkley) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
To require publication of the annual reports required under the Presidential Order on Buy American and Hire American.
This Act may be cited as the
Keep Buying American Act of 2018.
Publication of annual reports on Buy American and Hire American compliance
The head of each agency required to submit reports under Executive Order 13788, entitled
Buy American and Hire American, (or any successor order) shall make each report available to the public, and submit each report to Congress, at the same time the head of the agency submits the report to the Secretary of Commerce and Director of the Office of Management and Budget.
Publication of previous reports
Not later than 90 days after the date of the enactment of this Act, the head of each agency that was previously required to submit a report under Executive Order 13788 shall make each such report available to the public, and submit each such report to Congress.