HR 679

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 679

To prohibit the Department of Homeland Security from procuring certain items directly related to the national security unless the items are grown, reprocessed, reused, or produced in the United States, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 11, 2011

Mr. KISSELL (for himself, Mr. MICHAUD, Mr. ROSS of Arkansas, Ms. SUTTON, Mr. LIPINSKI, Mr. JONES, Ms. WOOLSEY, Ms. LINDA T. SANCHEZ of California, Mr. MCCOTTER, Mr. FILNER, Mr. DUNCAN of Tennessee, Ms. FOXX, Mr. MCINTYRE, Mr. GRIJALVA, Mr. MANZULLO, Mr. COBLE, Mr. THOMPSON of Mississippi, Mr. DEFAZIO, Mr. ADERHOLT, Mr. RYAN of Ohio, Mr. SHULER, Mr. KILDEE, Mr. PASCRELL, Mr. BOSWELL, Mr. HOLDEN, Mr. BRALEY of Iowa, and Mrs. MYRICK) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Homeland Security


A BILL

To prohibit the Department of Homeland Security from procuring certain items directly related to the national security unless the items are grown, reprocessed, reused, or produced in the United States, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. BUY AMERICAN REQUIREMENT IMPOSED ON DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY; EXCEPTIONS.

`SEC. 890. BUY AMERICAN REQUIREMENT; EXCEPTIONS.

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