Like Countable?

Install the App
TRY NOW

bill Progress


  • Not enacted
    The President has not signed this bill
  • The senate has not voted
  • The house has not voted
      house Committees
      House Committee on Energy and Commerce
      Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade
    IntroducedJuly 11th, 2013

What is it?

This bill directs the Secretary of Commerce to establish a voluntary program--to be known as the "America Star Program"--under which manufacturers may have products certified and display labels that indicate to consumers the extent to which the products are manufactured in the United States. 

Impact

The bill impacts American manufacturing and "Made in the USA" labeling.

Cost

A CBO cost is currently unavailable.

AKA

Made in America Act of 2013

Official Title

To direct the Secretary of Commerce to establish a voluntary program under which manufacturers may have products certified as meeting the standards of labels that indicate to consumers the extent to which the products are manufactured in the United States.