H.R.3645 - To require consideration of the impacts of a public interest waiver from the Buy America requirement on domestic manufacturing employment for certain transportation provisions.112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Sutton, Betty [D-OH-13] (Introduced 12/13/2011)|
|Committees:||House - Transportation and Infrastructure|
|Latest Action:||12/14/2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3645 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (12/13/2011)
American Jobs Preservation Act - Prohibits the Secretary of Transportation from issuing a public interest waiver of Buy American requirements under the highway, public transportation, aviation, or passenger rail programs before considering the potential impacts of that waiver on domestic manufacturing employment.
Requires the Secretary to issue a statement detailing the short- and long-term impact of each of those public interest waivers on domestic manufacturing employment.