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H.R.2996: Revitalize American Manufacturing and Innovation Act of 2014

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about commerce
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Sponsor Tom Reed, R-N.Y.
Total Cosponsors 100 (51 Democrats, 49 Republicans)
Introduced Aug. 2, 2013
Latest Major Action Sept. 16, 2014
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Bill Progress

  • Bill introduced in the House   
  • Bill passed in the House   
  • Bill passed in the Senate   
  • Bill signed into law

Bill Summary

Revitalize American Manufacturing and Innovation Act of 2014 - (Sec. 3) Amends the National Institute of Standards and Technology Act to direct the Secretary of Commerce to establish within the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) a Network for Manufacturing Innovation Program to:

  • improve the competitiveness of U.S. manufacturing and increase production of goods manufactured predominately within the United States;
  • stimulate U.S. leadership in advanced manufacturing research, innovation, and technology;
  • accelerate the development of an advanced manufacturing workforce; and
  • create and preserve jobs.

Requires the Secretary to establish a network of centers for manufacturing innovation (CMIs), to be known as the Network for Manufacturing Innovation.

Names as key advanced manufacturing technologies:

Bill Actions

Date Description
Sept. 16, 2014 Received in the Senate.
Sept. 15, 2014 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Sept. 15, 2014 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H7515-7518)
Sept. 15, 2014 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2996.
Sept. 15, 2014 Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H7515-7524)
Sept. 15, 2014 Mr. Bucshon moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Sept. 15, 2014 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 446.
Sept. 15, 2014 Committee on Appropriations discharged.
Sept. 15, 2014 Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology. H. Rept. 113-599, Part I.
July 25, 2014 Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
July 25, 2014 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
July 22, 2014 Subcommittee on Research and Technology Discharged.
Sept. 24, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Research and Technology.
Aug. 2, 2013 Referred to House Appropriations
Aug. 2, 2013 Referred to House Science, Space, and Technology