To restore American leadership in semiconductor manufacturing by increasing Federal incentives in order to enable advanced research and development, secure the supply chain, and ensure long-term national security and economic competitiveness.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 10th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 11, 2020
Length: 32 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on June 11, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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29 Cosponsors (15 Democrats, 14 Republicans)
Jun 11, 2020
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H.R. 7178 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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