H.R.3484 - Travel Regional Investment Partnership Act112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Farr, Sam [D-CA-17] (Introduced 11/18/2011)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 11/18/2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3484 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (11/18/2011)
Travel Regional Investment Partnership Act - Directs the Secretary of Commerce to establish a competitive grant program to promote domestic regional tourism growth and new domestic tourism markets. Limits grant amounts to a minimum of $100,000 and a maximum of $1 million. Allows such grants to be awarded to state tourism offices, local destination marketing organizations, and partnerships between a state or local government and local tourism entities. Requires matching funds from grant recipients.
Directs the Secretary to report annually to Congress on travel-generated expenditures, receipts, and employment related to the use of such grants.