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Short Titles as Introduced

American Manufacturing Competitiveness Act of 2013

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Official Title as Introduced

To direct the Committee on Technology under the National Science and Technology Council to develop a national manufacturing competitiveness strategic plan, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
06/20/2013Introduced in House

All Actions (6)

Date
09/24/2013Referred to the Subcommittee on Research and Technology.
Action By: Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
06/21/2013Referred to the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
06/20/2013Referred to the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, and the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
06/20/2013Referred to the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, and the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
06/20/2013Referred to the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, and the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
06/20/2013Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committees (3)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Science, Space, and Technology06/20/2013 Referred to
House Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee on Research and Technology09/24/2013 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce06/20/2013 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade06/21/2013 Referred to
House Budget06/20/2013 Referred to

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Introduced in House (06/20/2013)

American Manufacturing Competitiveness Act of 2013 - Directs the Committee on Technology under the National Science and Technology Council to develop, in lieu of the currently required strategic plan to guide federal programs and activities in support of advanced manufacturing research and development, a national manufacturing competitiveness strategic plan to improve government coordination and provide long-term guidance for federal programs and activities in support of U.S. manufacturing competitiveness, including advanced manufacturing research and development.

Requires the Secretary of Commerce, in developing and updating the plan quadrennially, to serve as the chairperson of the Committee.

Specifies the goals of the plan to be to: (1) promote growth in the U.S. manufacturing sector, (2) support the development of a skilled manufacturing workforce, (3) enable innovation and investment in domestic manufacturing, and (4) support national security.

Requires the Committee, as part of the development of the plan, to conduct an analysis of specified factors that impact the competitiveness and growth of the U.S. manufacturing sector.

Requires the Director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy to transmit the plan, and subsequent updates, to Congress.