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Titles (4)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Benjamin Franklin Memorial Fire Service Bill of Rights Act

Short Titles as Introduced for portions of this bill
  • Benjamin Franklin National Memorial Commemorative Coin Act
  • Fire Service Bill of Rights Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To provide for the minting of coins in commemoration of the bicentennial of the death of Benjamin Franklin and to enact a fire service bill of rights and programs to fulfill those rights.


Actions Overview (2)

Date
04/24/1990Reported by the Committee on Science, Space and Technology. H. Rept. 101-459, Part I.
02/22/1990Introduced in House

All Actions (8)

Date
04/24/1990Reported by the Committee on Science, Space and Technology. H. Rept. 101-459, Part I.
Action By: Committee on Science, Space and Technology
03/14/1990Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on Science, Space and Technology
03/14/1990Ordered to be Reported.
Action By: Committee on Science, Space and Technology
03/01/1990Referred to the Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs and Coinage.
Action By: Committee on Banking, Finance, and Urban Affairs
02/22/1990For Previous Action See H.R.3587.
Action By: Committee on Science, Space and Technology
02/22/1990Referred to the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology.
Action By: House of Representatives
02/22/1990Referred to the House Committee on Banking, Finance + Urban Affrs.
Action By: House of Representatives
02/22/1990Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (271)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Gray, William H., III [D-PA-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Walgren, Doug [D-PA-18]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Boehlert, Sherwood [R-NY-25]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Roe, Robert A. [D-NJ-8]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Walker, Robert S. [R-PA-16]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Ackerman, Gary L. [D-NY-7]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Akaka, Daniel K. [D-HI-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Annunzio, Frank [D-IL-11]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Anthony, Beryl, Jr. [D-AR-4]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Applegate, Douglas [D-OH-18]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Armey, Richard K. [R-TX-26]* 02/22/1990
Rep. AuCoin, Les [D-OR-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Baker, Richard H. [R-LA-6]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Ballenger, Cass [R-NC-10]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Barton, Joe [R-TX-6]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Bateman, Herbert H. [R-VA-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Bentley, Helen Delich [R-MD-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Bereuter, Doug [R-NE-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Bevill, Tom [D-AL-4]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Bilbray, James H. [D-NV-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Bilirakis, Michael [R-FL-9]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Bliley, Tom [R-VA-3]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Borski, Robert A. [D-PA-3]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Bosco, Douglas H. [D-CA-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Boucher, Rick [D-VA-9]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Brennan, Joseph E. [D-ME-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Broomfield, William S. [R-MI-18]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Browder, Glen [D-AL-3]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Brown, Hank [R-CO-4]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Brown, George E., Jr. [D-CA-36]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Bruce, Terry L. [D-IL-19]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Bryant, John W. [D-TX-5]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Buechner, Jack [R-MO-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Bunning, Jim [R-KY-4]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Burton, Dan [R-IN-6]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Bustamante, Albert G. [D-TX-23]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Byron, Beverly B. [D-MD-6]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Callahan, Sonny [R-AL-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Campbell, Tom [R-CA-12]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Campbell, Ben Nighthorse [D-CO-3]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Carper, Thomas R. [D-DE-At Large]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Chandler, Rod D. [R-WA-8]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Chapman, Jim [D-TX-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Coble, Howard [R-NC-6]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Coleman, Ronald D. [D-TX-16]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Conte, Silvio O. [R-MA-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Costello, Jerry F. [D-IL-21]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Coughlin, Lawrence [R-PA-13]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Courter, Jim [R-NJ-12]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Coyne, William J. [D-PA-14]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Craig, Larry E. [R-ID-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Crockett, George W., Jr. [D-MI-13]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Dannemeyer, William E. [R-CA-39]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Darden, George (Buddy) [D-GA-7]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Davis, Robert W. [R-MI-11]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Dellums, Ronald V. [D-CA-8]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Derrick, Butler C. [D-SC-3]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Dicks, Norman D. [D-WA-6]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Dornan, Robert K. [R-CA-38]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Douglas, Chuck [R-NH-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Downey, Thomas J. [D-NY-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Dreier, David [R-CA-33]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Duncan, John J., Jr. [R-TN-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Dwyer, Bernard J. [D-NJ-6]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Dyson, Roy [D-MD-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Edwards, Mickey [R-OK-5]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Emerson, Bill [R-MO-8]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-19]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Evans, Lane [D-IL-17]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Fauntroy, Walter E. [D-DC-At Large]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Fawell, Harris W. [R-IL-13]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Fazio, Vic [D-CA-4]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Fields, Jack [R-TX-8]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Foglietta, Thomas M. [D-PA-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Frost, Martin [D-TX-24]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Fuster, Jamie B. [D-PR-At Large]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Gallegly, Elton [R-CA-21]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Gallo, Dean A. [R-NJ-11]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Gaydos, Joseph M. [D-PA-20]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Gejdenson, Sam [D-CT-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Gekas, George W. [R-PA-17]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Geren, Pete [D-TX-12]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Gilman, Benjamin A. [R-NY-22]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Gingrich, Newt [R-GA-6]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Gonzalez, Henry B. [D-TX-20]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Goodling, William F. [R-PA-19]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Gordon, Bart [D-TN-6]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Grandy, Fred [R-IA-6]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Grant, Bill [R-FL-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Gunderson, Steve [R-WI-3]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Hamilton, Lee H. [D-IN-9]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Hancock, Mel [R-MO-7]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Hansen, James V. [R-UT-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Hastert, J. Dennis [R-IL-14]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Harris, Claude [D-AL-7]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Hayes, James A. [D-LA-7]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Hefley, Joel [R-CO-5]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Herger, Wally [R-CA-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Hertel, Dennis M. [D-MI-14]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Hochbrueckner, George J. [D-NY-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Holloway, Clyde [R-LA-8]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Hopkins, Larry J. [R-KY-6]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Horton, Frank J. [R-NY-29]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Hoyer, Steny H. [D-MD-5]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Hubbard, Carroll, Jr. [D-KY-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Huckaby, Thomas J. (Jerry) [D-LA-5]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Hughes, William J. [D-NJ-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Hunter, Duncan [R-CA-45]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Hyde, Henry J. [R-IL-6]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Inhofe, James M. [R-OK-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Ireland, Andrew P. [R-FL-10]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Johnson, Nancy L. [R-CT-6]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Johnson, Tim [D-SD-At Large]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Jones, Ben [D-GA-4]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Jones, Walter B. [D-NC-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Jontz, Jim [D-IN-5]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Kanjorski, Paul E. [D-PA-11]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Kasich, John R. [R-OH-12]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Kennedy, Joseph P., II [D-MA-8]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Kennelly, Barbara B. [D-CT-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Kildee, Dale E. [D-MI-7]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Kolbe, Jim [R-AZ-5]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Kolter, Joseph P. [D-PA-4]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Kostmayer, Peter H. [D-PA-8]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Kyl, Jon [R-AZ-4]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Lagomarsino, Robert J. [R-CA-19]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Lancaster, H. Martin [D-NC-3]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Lantos, Tom [D-CA-11]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Laughlin, Greg [D-TX-14]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Leath, Marvin [D-TX-11]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Lehman, William [D-FL-17]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Lent, Norman F. [R-NY-4]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Lewis, Jerry [R-CA-35]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Lewis, John [D-GA-5]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Lightfoot, Jim [R-IA-5]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Livingston, Bob [R-LA-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Long, Jill L. [D-IN-4]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Lowey, Nita M. [D-NY-20]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Lukens, Donald E. [R-OH-8]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Machtley, Ronald K. [R-RI-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Madigan, Edward R. [R-IL-15]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Manton, Thomas J. [D-NY-9]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Marlenee, Ron [R-MT-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Martin, David O'B. [R-NY-26]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Martin, Lynn M. [R-IL-16]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Matsui, Robert T. [D-CA-3]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Mavroules, Nicholas [D-MA-6]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Mazzoli, Romano L. [D-KY-3]* 02/22/1990
Rep. McCloskey, Frank [D-IN-8]* 02/22/1990
Rep. McCollum, Bill [R-FL-5]* 02/22/1990
Rep. McCrery, Jim [R-LA-4]* 02/22/1990
Rep. McDade, Joseph M. [R-PA-10]* 02/22/1990
Rep. McEwen, Bob [R-OH-6]* 02/22/1990
Rep. McGrath, Raymond J. [R-NY-5]* 02/22/1990
Rep. McMillan, J. Alex [R-NC-9]* 02/22/1990
Rep. McNulty, Michael R. [D-NY-23]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Meyers, Jan [R-KS-3]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Michel, Robert H. [R-IL-18]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Miller, Clarence E. [R-OH-10]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Mineta, Norman Y. [D-CA-13]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Mfume, Kweisi [D-MD-7]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Mollohan, Alan B. [D-WV-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Montgomery, G. V. (Sonny) [D-MS-3]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Moorhead, Carlos J. [R-CA-22]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Morella, Constance A. [R-MD-8]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Murphy, Austin J. [D-PA-22]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Murtha, John P. [D-PA-12]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Nagle, Dave R, [D-IA-3]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Neal, Stephen L. [D-NC-5]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Nelson, Bill [D-FL-11]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Nielson, Howard C. [R-UT-3]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Nowak, Henry [D-NY-33]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Packard, Ron [R-CA-43]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Pallone, Frank, Jr. [D-NJ-3]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Parker, Mike [D-MS-4]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Parris, Stanford E. (Stan) [R-VA-8]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Pashayan, Charles, Jr. [R-CA-17]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Payne, Donald M. [D-NJ-10]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Payne, Lewis F., Jr. [D-VA-5]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Penny, Timothy J. [D-MN-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Perkins, Carl C. [D-KY-7]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Pickle, J. J. [D-TX-10]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Poshard, Glenn [D-IL-22]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Pursell, Carl D. [R-MI-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Quillen, James H. (Jimmy) [R-TN-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Rangel, Charles B. [D-NY-16]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Ravenel, Arthur, Jr. [R-SC-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Rhodes, John J., III [R-AZ-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Richardson, Bill [D-NM-3]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Ridge, Thomas J. [R-PA-21]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Rinaldo, Matthew J. [R-NJ-7]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Ritter, Don [R-PA-15]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Robinson, Tommy F. [R-AR-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Rohrabacher, Dana [R-CA-42]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Ros-Lehtinen, Ileana [R-FL-18]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Roukema, Marge [R-NJ-5]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Rowland, John G. [R-CT-5]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Russo, Martin A. [D-IL-3]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Saiki, Patricia [R-HI-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Sawyer, Tom [D-OH-14]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Saxton, Jim [R-NJ-13]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Schaefer, Dan [R-CO-6]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Scheuer, James H. [D-NY-8]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Schiff, Steven [R-NM-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Schuette, Bill [R-MI-10]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Shays, Christopher [R-CT-4]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Sharp, Philip R. [D-IN-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Shumway, Norman D. [R-CA-14]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Shuster, Bud [R-PA-9]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Sikorski, Gerry E. [D-MN-6]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Sisisky, Norman [D-VA-4]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Skaggs, David E. [D-CO-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Skeen, Joe [R-NM-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Skelton, Ike [D-MO-4]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Slattery, Jim [D-KS-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Slaughter, Louise McIntosh [D-NY-30]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Slaughter, D. French, Jr. [R-VA-7]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Smith, Denny [R-OR-5]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Smith, Lamar [R-TX-21]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Smith, Bob [R-NH-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Smith, Robert [R-OR-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Smith, Peter [R-VT-At Large]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Smith, Virginia [R-NE-3]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Solomon, Gerald B. H. [R-NY-24]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Spence, Floyd [R-SC-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Spratt, John M., Jr. [D-SC-5]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Stallings, Richard H. [D-ID-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Stangeland, Arlan [R-MN-7]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Stearns, Cliff [R-FL-6]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Studds, Gerry E. [D-MA-10]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Stump, Bob [R-AZ-3]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Sundquist, Don [R-TN-7]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Swift, Al [D-WA-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Tallon, Robert M. (Robin) [D-SC-6]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Taylor, Gene [D-MS-5]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Thomas, Craig [R-WY-At Large]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Torricelli, Robert G. [D-NJ-9]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Towns, Edolphus [D-NY-11]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Traficant, James A., Jr. [D-OH-17]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Unsoeld, Jolene [D-WA-3]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Upton, Fred [R-MI-4]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Valentine, Tim [D-NC-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Vander Jagt, Guy [R-MI-9]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Vento, Bruce F. [D-MN-4]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Volkmer, Harold L. [D-MO-9]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Vucanovich, Barbara F. [R-NV-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Walsh, James T. [R-NY-27]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Weber, Vin [R-MN-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Wheat, Alan [D-MO-5]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Whittaker, Bob [R-KS-5]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Whitten, Jamie L. [D-MS-1]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Wilson, Charles [D-TX-2]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Wise, Robert E., Jr. [D-WV-3]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Wolf, Frank R. [R-VA-10]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Wolpe, Howard E. [D-MI-3]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Wyden, Ron [D-OR-3]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Wylie, Chalmers P. [R-OH-15]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Yatron, Gus [D-PA-6]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Young, Don [R-AK-At Large]* 02/22/1990
Rep. Patterson, Elizabeth [D-SC-4] 03/14/1990
Rep. Thomas, Lindsay [D-GA-1] 03/14/1990
Rep. Flippo, Ronnie G. [D-AL-5] 04/03/1990
Rep. Rogers, Harold [R-KY-5] 04/25/1990
Rep. Aspin, Les [D-WI-1] 04/25/1990
Rep. Jenkins, Edgar L. [D-GA-9] 04/25/1990
Rep. Neal, Richard E. [D-MA-2] 04/25/1990
Rep. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA-7] 09/10/1990

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Banking, Finance, and Urban Affairs02/22/1990 Referred to
House Banking, Finance, and Urban Affrs Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs and Coinage03/01/1990 Referred to
House Science, Space and Technology02/22/1990 Referred to
03/14/1990 Markup by
04/24/1990 Reported by H.Rept 101-459 Part 1

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Latest Summary (1)

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Introduced in House (02/22/1990)

Benjamin Franklin Memorial Fire Service Bill of Rights Act - Title I: Minting of Benjamin Franklin National Memorial Commemorative Coin - Benjamin Franklin National Memorial Commemorative Coin Act - Provides for the sale of Benjamin Franklin commemorative coins at a surcharge of which 25 percent shall be paid to the Benjamin Franklin National Memorial and the remainder be distributed in specified percentages to the National Fire Center and Museum Account, the National Hero Scholarship Account, the Firefighter Tuition Assistance Account, the Hazardous Materials Response Computer Account, the Research and Education Account, and the Burn Research Grant Account of the Firefighter Assistance Trust Fund (Fund). Prohibits the issuance of such coins from resulting in any net cost to the Federal government.

Title II: Fire Service Bill of Rights - Fire Service Bill of Rights Act - Amends the Federal Fire Prevention and Control Act of 1974 to establish a fire service bill of rights.

Establishes the National Fire Center and Museum in the District of Columbia to provide information about the fire service and safety to the public and fire services.

Establishes a National Hero Scholarship to fund the higher education of a child, spouse, or dependent parent of a deceased firefighter.

Establishes a scholarship providing tuition assistance to firefighters for higher education in fire safety or protection.

Authorizes the Administrator of the United States Fire Administration to use amounts in the Research and Education Account of the Fund to fund other specified programs under the Fire Prevention and Control Act of 1974 and the provision of information concerning surplus Federal property and infectious diseases pursuant to this Act.

Establishes the Firefighter Assistance Trust Fund.

Places the National Academy for Fire Prevention and Control within the United States Fire Administration.

Directs the Administrator to provide States with funds from the Hazardous Materials Response Computer Account of the fund for distribution to local fire services that wish to purchase computer equipment.

Directs the Administrator to make a grant from the Burn Research Grant Account of the Fund to one national firefighter's burn foundation dedicated to reducing burn injuries.

Requires the Administrator to prepare and make available to fire services, upon request, a manual describing Federal procedures for disposing of surplus property and highlighting how fire services could obtain such property. Directs the Administrator to distribute to such marshals information on the infectious diseases to which firefighters are particularly vulnerable.

Permits the Administrator, in certain circumstances, to award to a domestic firm a contract that, under the use of competitive procedures, would be awarded to a foreign firm.