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H.R. 4549: Building Chips in America Act of 2023

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To amend the William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 to clarify the scope of a major Federal action under the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 with respect to certain projects relating to the production of semiconductors, and for other purposes.

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Jennifer Kiggans

Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 11, 2023
Length: 17 pages
Jul 11, 2023
118th Congress (2023–2025)

Introduced on Jul 11, 2023

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7 Cosponsors (5 Democrats, 2 Republicans)

18% chance of being enacted (details)


Jul 11, 2023

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