Federal Manufacturing Legislation Tracker, 2023-24

Updated as of February 12th, 2024

Provided below is a manufacturing tracker that focuses on new bills introduced from the United States 118th Congress. The bills listed below are divided into two separate tables: House and Senate.

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Bill #Bill NameDescriptionSponsor (s)Committee (s)Status (location + date)
House
H.R.17Paycheck Fairness ActThis bill addresses wage discrimination on the basis of sex, which is defined to include pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, and sex characteristics.Rep. DeLauro, Rosa L. [D-CT-3]Education and the Workforce; Oversight and AccountabilityIntroduced in the House 03/10/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Education 03/10/2023
H.R.170Domestic SUPPLY Act of 2023This bill establishes a program and sets out other requirements to promote domestic manufacturing of personal protective equipment (PPE) for infectious diseases and other public health emergencies.Rep. Griffith, H. Morgan [R-VA-9]Energy and Commerce; Oversight and AccountabilityIntroduced in the House 01/09/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health 01/20/2023
H.R.193TRADES ActThis bill provides statutory authority for federal regulations published by the Department of Labor on March 11, 2020 regarding the establishment of a process to qualify “Standard Recognition Entities” which the assess and evaluate “Industry-Recognized Apprenticeship Programs” in order to promote high quality programs in sectors where apprenticeship is not widespread.Rep. Rosendale Sr., Matthew M. [R-MT-2]Education and the WorkforceIntroduced in the House 01/09/2023
H.R.346NOTAM Improvement Act of 2023This bill directs the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to establish the FAA Task Force on NOTAM (notice to airmen required by international or domestic law) Improvement.Rep. Stauber, Pete [R-MN-8]Transportation and InfrastructureIntroduced in the House 01/12/2023

Agreed/Passed in House 01/25/2023

Sent to the Senate 01/26/2023

Sent back to the House and agreed/passed 05/22/2023

Sent to the President 05/25/2023

Signed and Became Law 06/03/2023
H.Res. 378Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives supporting the Federal WorkforceThis resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that federal employees should be applauded for their work and that their salaries and benefits should not be uniquely targeted for deficit reduction.Rep. Del Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large]Oversight and AccountabilityIntroduced in the House 05/09/2023
H.R.414Investing in Rural Manufacturing ActTo amend the Small Business Act to establish a rural manufacturing forgivable loan program, and for other purposes.Rep. Finstad, Brad [R-MN-1]Small Business; AppropriationsIntroduced in House 01/24/2023
H.R.447MMEDS Act of 2023This bill establishes incentives for relocating medical manufacturing facilities in the United States and for manufacturing medical products (i.e., drugs and devices) in economically distressed zones.Resident Commissioner Gonzalez-Colon, Jenniffer [R-PR-At Large]Ways and Means; Energy and CommerceIntroduced in the House 01/24/2023
H.R.514National Development Strategy and Coordination ActThis bill establishes the Interagency Committee for the Coordination of National Development Financing Programs within the Executive Office of the President. The committee must develop a national strategy to (1) address vulnerabilities in the domestic supply chains of critical industries, (2) strengthen U.S. industrial and manufacturing capabilities, and (3) support targeted job growth and economic development.Rep. Khanna, Ro [D-CA-17]Energy and Commerce; Financial ServicesIntroduced to the House 01/25/2023
H.R.526Health Freedom for All ActThis bill prohibits the Department of Labor from issuing an emergency temporary occupational safety or health standard requiring employers to ensure that their employees receive a COVID-19 vaccine or undergo COVID-19 testing.Rep. Tenney, Claudia [R-NY-24]Education and the WorkforceIntroduced in the House 01/25/2023
H.R.580American Innovation and Manufacturing ActThis bill establishes within the Small Business Administration a credit facility to provide financial assistance to investment companies that finance small manufacturing businesses.Rep. Tenney, Claudia [R-NY-24]Small BusinessIntroduced in the House 01/26/2023
H.R.598Earth Act to Stop Climate Pollution by 2023This bill addresses climate change by establishing requirements concerning renewable energy, zero emission vehicles, regenerative agriculture, and tax incentives related to climate transition costs.Rep. Espaillat, Adriano [D-NY-13]Agriculture; Ways and Means; Energy and CommerceIntroduced to the House 01/27/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry 02/23/2023
H.R.722Western Hemisphere Nearshoring ActThis bill provides assistance for corporations to move operations from China to countries in Latin America or the Caribbean and addresses related issues.Rep. Green, Mark [R-TN-7]Ways and Means; Foreign AffairsIntroduced in the House 02/01/2023
H.R.731Workforce Mobility Act of 2023This bill prohibits the use of noncompete agreements in the context of commercial enterprises except under certain circumstances.Rep. Peters, Scott H. [D-CA-50]Energy and Commerce; Education and the WorkforceIntroduced in the House 02/21/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Innovation, Data, and Commerce 02/10/2023
H.R. 752Securing Semiconductor Supply Chains Act of 2023This bill requires the SelectUSA program to solicit comments from state economic development organizations regarding federal efforts to increase foreign direct investment in semiconductor-related manufacturing and production. SelectUSA must then report to Congress on such comments and the strategies that SelectUSA may employ to increase such investment and to secure the U.S. semiconductor supply chain. SelectUSA is a Department of Commerce program established to coordinate federal efforts to attract and retain business investment in the United States.Rep. Eshoo, Anna G. [D-CA-16]Energy and CommerceIntroduced in the House 02/02/2023
Referred to the Subcommittee on Innovation, Data, and Commerce 02/02/2023

Placed on Union Calendar 07/11/2023

Passed in House 07/25/2023

Received in Senate 07/26/2023
H.R.757Protecting Kids from Candy-Flavored Drugs ActThis bill establishes enhanced criminal penalties for certain federal drug offenses involving the manufacture or distribution of candy-flavored controlled substances or similar products for minors.Rep. Banks, Jim [R-IN-3]Judiciary; Energy and CommerceIntroduced to the House 02/02/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health 02/10/2023
H.R.762Building Resilient Supply Chains ActThis bill establishes the Supply Chain Resiliency and Crisis Response Office within the Department of Commerce to make grants and loans to support domestic manufacturing of critical goods and services, industrial equipment, and manufacturing technology. The grants and loans also may be used to support the security and expansion of supply chains.Rep. Blunt Rochester, Lisa [D-DE-At Large]Energy and CommerceIntroduced in the House 02/02/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Innovation, Data, and Commerce 02/10/2023
H.R.763Supply CHAINS ActTo establish an Office of Manufacturing Security and Resilience in the Department of Commerce, to provide for a Department of Commerce assessment and strategy to counter threats to critical supply chains, and for other purposes.Rep. Blunt Rochester, Lisa [D-DE-At Large]Energy and CommerceIntroduced in the House 02/02/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Innovation, Data, and Commerce 02/10/2023
H.R.774MEANS ActTo establish an Office of Manufacturing Security and Resilience in the Department of Commerce, and for other purposes.Rep. Dingell, Debbie [D-MI-6]Energy and CommerceIntroduced in the House 02/02/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Innovation, Data, and Commerce 02/10/2023
H.R.796Supply Chain Mapping and Monitoring ActThis bill establishes the Supply Chain Resiliency and Crisis Response Office to Monitor and respond to disruptions in critical industries and supply chains.Rep. Kelly, Robin [D-IL-2]Energy and CommerceIntroduced to the House 02/02/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Innovation, Data, and Commerce 02/10/2023
H.R. 813Global Investment of American Jobs Act of 2023This bill requires the Department of Commerce and the Government Accountability Office to conduct an interagency review of the global competitiveness of the United States in attracting foreign direct investment from responsible private-sector entities based in trusted countries and addressing foreign trade barriers that firms in advanced technology sectors face in the global digital economy.Rep. Pence, Greg [R-IN-6]Energy and CommerceIntroduced in the House 02/02/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Innovation, Data, and Commerce 02/02/2023

Placed on Union Calendar 07/11/2023

Passed in the House 07/17/2023

Received in the Senate 07/18/2023
H.R.826Supply Chain Security and Resilience ActTo establish a National Resilience Center of Excellence in the Department of Commerce, and for other purposes.Rep. Wild, Susan [D-PA-7]Energy and CommerceIntroduced in the House 02/02/2023
H.R.891Energy Resilient Communities ActThis bill requires the Department of Energy to establish a program that awards grants to make critical energy infrastructure more resilient to climate change hazards, such as grants for developing clean energy microgrids that support critical community infrastructure or customers of electric utilities with special energy needs due to medical conditions.Rep. Barragan, Nanette [D-CA-44]Energy and Commerce; Science, Space, and TechnologyIntroduced to the House 02/09/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy, Climate, and Grid Security 02/17/2023
H.R.947Bring Entrepreneurial Advancements to Consumers Here in North AmericaThis bill provides tax incentives for relocating manufacturing facilities in the United States.Rep. Roy, Chip [R-TX]Ways and MeansIntroduced in the House 02/09/2023
H.R.1158Elimination of Future Technology Delays Act of 2023This bill establishes new requirements for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) when it makes certain determinations under the Toxic Substance Control Act (TSCA) related to chemical substances that are considered to be a critical energy resource (i.e., any energy resource that is essential to the U.S. energy sector and energy systems and has a vulnerable supply chain).Rep. Curtis, John [R-UT-3]Energy and CommerceIntroduced to the House 02/24/2023

Placed on Union Calendar 03/23/2023
H.R.1403STEM RESTART ActTo amend the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act to create a new national program to support mid-career workers, including workers from underrepresented populations, in re entering the STEM workforce, by providing funding to small- and medium- sized STEM businesses so the businesses can offer paid internships or other returnships that lead to positions above entry level.Rep. Houlahan, Chrissy [D-PA-6]Education and the WorkforceIntroduced to the House 03/07/2023
H.R.1486Traditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act of 2023This bill exempts traditional large and premium cigars from Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulation and FDA-assessed user fees.Rep. Castor, Kathy [D-FL-14]Energy and CommerceIntroduced in the House 03/09/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health 03/17/2023
H.R.1501UAS ActThis bill prohibits the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) from operating, financing, or procuring unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) or UAS operating, detection, or identification systems that are manufactured in certain foreign countries or by business entities domiciled in such foreign countries.Rep. Guest, Michael [R-MS-3](House) Homeland Security

(Senate) Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
Introduced in the House 03/09/2023

Placed on the Union Calendar 07/19/2023

Passed through the House 07/27/2023

Read twice in the Senate and referred to Committee 09/05/2023
H.R.1549Criminalizing Abused Substance Templates Act of 2023This bill makes it a crime to knowingly possess a pill press mold with the intent to manufacture a counterfeit substance in schedule I or II of the Controlled Substances Act.Rep. Kustoff, David [R-TN-8]Judiciary; Energy and CommerceIntroduced to the House 03/10/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health 03/17/2023
H.R.1554INVEST ActThis bill allows the work opportunity tax credit to be used for the hiring of a specified veteran who works in a field of renewable energy. A specified veteran means any veteran who is certified as (1) having received a credential or certification from the Department of Defense of a military occupational specialty or skill in a field of renewable energy or with respect to advanced manufacturing, machinist or welding, or engineering; (2) having completed a vocational degree in a field of renewable energy; or (3) having completed a LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) certification with the United States Green Building Council.Rep. Lee, Barbara [D-CA-12]Ways and MeansIntroduced to the House 03/10/2023
H.R.1704Latin America and Caribbean Nearshoring ActN/ARep. Green, Mark [R-TN-7]Foreign AffairsIntroduced to the House 03/22/2023
H.R.1710Office of Manufacturing and Industrial Innovation Policy Act of 2023The bill establishes the Office of Manufacturing and Industrial Innovation Policy to serve as a source of manufacturing and industrial innovation analysis. The bill also establishes the President’s Advisory Committee on Manufacturing and Industrial Innovation to promote regular communication between the federal government and the U.S. manufacturing sector.
Additionally, it establishes the Manufacturing and Industrial Innovation Policy Institute to assemble information relating to significant manufacturing and industrial development and trends in research and applications.
Rep. Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH-9]Energy and Commerce; Science, Space, and Technology; Financial ServicesIntroduced to the House 03/22/2023
H.R.2386Community Wood Facilities Assistance Act of 2023N/ARep. Perez, Marie Gluesenkamp [D-WA-3]Agriculture; Energy and CommerceIntroduced to the House 03/29/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Forestry 04/24/2023
H.R.2402Alan Reinstein Ban Asbestos Now Act of 2023N/ARep. Bonamici, Suzanne [D-OR-1]Energy and CommerceIntroduced in the House 03/30/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment, Manufacturing, and Critical Materials 04/07/2023
H.R.2411National Nursing Workforce Center Act of 2023This bill sets out a pilot program to support state agencies, state boards of nursing, nursing schools, or other eligible entities with establishing or expanding state-based nursing workforce centers that carry out research, planning, and programs to address nursing shortages, nursing education, and other matters affecting the nursing workforce. The bill also expands the authority of the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to establish health workforce research centers and specifically requires that HRSA establish a center focused on nursing.Rep. Blunt Rochester, Lisa [D-DE-At Large]Energy and CommerceIntroduced to the House 03/30/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health 04/07/2023
H.R.2481Fair Manufactured Housing Lending ActThis bill requires a manufactured or modular home retailer to comply with consumer mortgage protections, including those related to lending origination and conflicts of interest.Rep. Bonamici, Suzanne [D-OR-1]Financial ServicesIntroduced in the House 04/06/2023
H.R.2571RAM Act of 2023This bill allows business taxpayers a tax credit, up to $25 million in a taxable year, for the cost of eligible reshoring expenses. The bill defines eligible reshoring expenses as amounts paid for the transportation (including any import duties, fees, or tariffs imposed with respect to such transportation) of manufacturing equipment from China to the United States.Rep. Posey, Bill [R-FL-8]Ways and MeansIntroduced in the House 04/10/2023
H.R.2670National Defense Authorization Act of Fiscal Year 2024This bill authorizes FY2024 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, military construction, and the national security programs of the Department of Energy (DOE). The bill authorizes appropriations, but does not provide budget authority, which is provided by appropriations legislation.Rep. Rogers, Mike [R-AL-3]Armed Services; Cyber, Information Technologies, and Innovation; Intelligence and Special Operations; Military Personnel; Readiness; Seapower and Projection Forces; Strategic Forces; Tactical Air and Land ForcesIntroduced in House 04/18/2023

Referred to Committee on 04/18/2023

Referred to Subcommitteeon 04/19/2023

Passed in House 07/14/2023

Sent to Senate 7/26/2023

Passed in Senate 7/27/2023

Became law 12/22/2023
H.R.2698Workforce Justice Act of 2023This bill creates a new condition of eligibility for funds under the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) program.Rep. Trone, David J. [D-MD-6]JudiciaryIntroduced in the House 04/18/2023
H.R.2707MADE in America ActThis bill establishes a tax credit for certain manufacturers of pharmaceuticals or medical products.Rep. Carter, Earl [R-GA-1]Ways and MeansIntroduced to the House 04/19/2023
H.R. 2774Accelerating Individuals into the Workforce ActThis bill requires the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) to make grants to states for demonstration projects that provide wage subsidies to enable low-income individuals to enter and retain employment.Rep. Miller, Carol D. [R-WV-1]Ways and MeansIntroduced in the House 04/20/2023
H.R.2788AIM ActThis bill makes permanent the allowance for depreciation, amortization, or depletion for purposes of determining the income limitation on the tax deduction for business interest.Rep. Smith, Adrian [R-NE-3]Ways and MeansIntroduced to the House 04/20/2023
H.R.2811Limit, Save, and Grow Act of 2023This bill increases the federal debt limit and decreases spending. It also repeals several energy tax credits, modifies the permitting process and other requirements for energy projects, expands work requirements for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and other programs, and nullifies regulations for the cancellation of federal student loan debt.Rep. Arrington, Jodey C. [R-TX-19]Ways and Means; Budget; Appropriations; Oversight and Accountability; Education and the Workforce; Agriculture; Energy and Commerce; Judiciary; Rules; Transportation and Infrastructure; Natural Resources;
Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation;
Subcommittee on Highways and Transit; Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials; Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
Introduced in House 04/25/2023

Referred to Subcommittee 04/26/2023

Passed in House 04/26/2023

Sent to Senate 05/01/2023

Sent to Senate Committee on the Budget; Hearings held 05/04/2023
H.R.2849Rare Earth Magnet Manufacturing Production Tax Credit of 2023This bill allows a new tax credit for the domestic production of rare earth magnets. The magnets must be manufactured or produced in the ordinary course of the taxpayer’s trade or business. The credit is disallowed if any component of rare earth material used to produce such magnets is produced in a non-allied foreign nation.Rep. Reschenthaler, Guy [R-PA-14]Ways and MeansIntroduced to the House 04/25/2023
H.R.2888ONSHORE Manufacturing Act of 2023This bill creates a Critical Supply Chain Site Development Grant Program within the Economic Development Administration, which would assist communities, including small towns and tribal communities, with site development to attract manufactures from critical industries to build new facilities in their area.
Additionally, it establishes a program to incentivize investment in facilities that carry out the metallurgy of rare earth elements and the production of finished rare earth products, and for other purposes.
Rep. Gonzales, Tony [R-TX-23]Energy and Commerce; Foreign Affairs; Education and Workforce; Financial Services; Energy, Climate, and Grid SecurityIntroduced in House 04/26/2023

Referred to Subcommittee 04/28/2023
H.R.2915Farm Workforce Support Act of 2023This bill would direct the Comptroller General to form a report on the H-2A temporary agricultural visa program that employs seasonal workers. The aim of the bill is to analyze the impact H-2A has on hiring rates, identify challenges in creating adequate, affordable housing for temporary workers, and an examination of working conditions.Rep. Vasquez, Gabe [D-NM-2]JudiciaryIntroduced to the House 04/26/2023
H.R.2917Economic Opportunity for Border Communities ActN/ARep. Vasquez, Gabe [D-NM-2]Transportation and Infrastructure; Financial ServicesIntroduced to the House 04/26/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials 04/27/2023
H.R.2951No American Tax Dollars to CCP ActThis bill expands prohibitions under the clean vehicle tax credit on battery components manufactured or assembled by a foreign entity (with stipulations). The bill also renders ineligible for the qualifying advanced energy project tax credit any project that incorporates or utilizes technology provided through a licensing agreement with the foreign entities of concern described by this bill.Rep. James, John [R-MI-10]Ways and MeansIntroduced to the House 04/27/2023
H.R.2998Protecting America’s Workers ActThis bill expands the coverage of requirements governing workplace safety and health to include protection for federal, state, and local government employees. However, the bill does not cover working conditions otherwise covered by federal requirements for mine safety and health.Rep. Courtney, Joe [D-CT-2]Education and WorkforceIntroduced in House 04/28/2023
H.R.3179Supporting Apprenticeship Colleges Act of 2023This bill directs the Department of Education to award grants to institutions of higher education that sponsor construction and manufacturing-oriented registered apprenticeship programs for (1) expanding or supporting outreach to high schools, local businesses, local workforce development boards, and apprenticeship intermediaries; and (2) providing advising and support services to students who are enrolled in these apprenticeship programs.Rep. Craig, Angie [D-MN-2]Education and the WorkforceIntroduced to the House 05/10/2023
H.R.3189Mental Health Workforce and Language Access Act of 2023This bill would ensure community health centers have the resources they need to hire clinicians with the knowledge and skills to treat individuals whose first language isn’t English by awarding grants and boosting employment of professionals with specialized language proficiency.Rep. Meng, Grace [D-NY-6]Energy and Commerce; Subcommittee on HealthIntroduced in House 05/10/2023

Referred to Subcommittee on Health 05/12/2023
H.R.3211Immersive Technology for the American Workforce Act of 2023N/ARep. Blunt Rochester, Lisa [D-DE-At Large]Education and the WorkforceIntroduced to the House 05/11/2023
H.R.3255Freight Rail Workforce Health and Safety ActThe bill would allow rail employees to care for their health or the health of a family member without using their allotted vacation time by guaranteeing 7 paid sick days.Rep. Payne, Donald M., Jr. [D-NJ-10]Transportation and Infrastructure; Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous MaterialsIntroduced in House 05/11/2023

Referred to Subcommittee 05/12/2023
H.R.3327Manufactured Housing Affordability and Energy Efficiency Act of 2023This bill will promote affordable housing and help ensure that manufactured housing energy efficiency standards are reasonable and cost-effective by requiring energy efficiency standards to be approved by the Secretary of Housing and Urban DevelopmentRep. Kustoff, David [R-TN-8]Energy and Commerce; Financial Services; Subcommittee on Energy, Climate and Grid SecurityIntroduced in House 05/15/2023

Referred to Subcommittee 05/19/2023
H.R.3416Youth Workforce Readiness Act of 2023This bill requires the Department of Labor to award grants to certain national youth-serving organizations for comprehensive workforce readiness programs that are provided to youth and take place before or after school, during summer vacation or a holiday, or on the weekend (i.e., out-of-school-time programs).
The bill also requires local workforce development boards to establish youth councils as subgroups of the boards.
Rep. Harder, Josh [D-CA-9]Education and WorkforceIntroduced in House 05/17/2023
H.R.3457SUPERSAFE ActN/ARep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-18]Energy and CommerceIntroduced to the House 05/18/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment, Manufacturing, and Critical Materials 05/19/2023
H.R.3559FAA Research and Development Act of 2023This bill provides for FAA research and development activities to ensure safer air travel, improve the flying experience, and secure U.S. competitiveness.Rep. Lucas, Frank [R-OK-3]Science, Space, and Technology; Transportation and Infrastructure; AviationIntroduced in House 05/22/2023

Referred to Committee 05/22/2023

Referred to Subcommittee on 05/23/2023

Discharged by Committee on Transportation 07/11/2023

Placed on Union Calendar 07/11/2023
H.R.3564Middle Class Borrower Protection Act of 2023This bill rolls back changes made by the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) to the fees charged by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac for a conventional single-family mortgage (i.e., loan-level pricing adjustments) and restricts future fee adjustments. These changes, effective May 1, 2023, revised the fee charts that provide percentage adjustments based on a mortgagor’s credit score and down payment.Rep. Davidson, Warren [R-OH-8](Senate) Banking, Housing, and Urban AffairsIntroduced to the House 05/22/2023

Placed on Union Calendar 06/07/2023

Passed House Y/N 230-189 06/23/2023

Read twice in the Senate and referred to the Committee 07/10/2023
H.R.3593Drone Infrastructure Inspection Grant ActThis bill directs the Secretary of Transportation to establish a drone infrastructure inspection grant program and a drone education and workforce training grant program, and for other purposesRep. Stanton, Greg [D-AZ-4]Transportation and Infrastructure; Subcommittee on AviationIntroduced in House 05/22/2023

Referred to Subcommittee 05/23/2023
H.R.3614American Offshore Wind Opportunity ActThe bill requires the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) to conduct a study to inform public and private investment in shipbuilding and workforce training to support the Biden Administration’s goal of deploying 30 gigawatts of offshore wind energy by 2030Rep. Scott, Robert C. “Bobby” [D-VA-3]Transportation and Infrastructure; Natural Resources; Education and Workforce; Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation; Energy and Mineral ResourcesIntroduced in House 05/23/2023

Referred to Committee 05/23/2023

Referred to Subcommittee
05/24/2023

Referred to Subcommittee 06/09/2023
H.R.3647FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018To amend the FAA reauthorization Act of 2018 to reauthorize aviation workforce development programs, and for other purposesRep. Molinaro, Marcus [R-NY-19]Transportation and Infrastructure; Subcommittee on AviationIntroduced in House 05/24/2023

Referred to Subcommittee 05/25/2023
H.R.3699WORKER ActThis bill will prioritize education and training for energy and manufacturing-related jobs in order to increase the number of skilled workers trained to work in energy and manufacturing-related fields when considering awards for existing grant programs
Additionally, the Secretary of Energy shall publish a comprehensive report to the Committee on Energy and Commerce and the Committee on Education and the Workforce of the House of Representatives and the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Committee of the Senate on the outlook for energy and manufacturing sectors nationally.
Rep. Hudson, Richard [R-NC-9]Education and Workforce; Energy and Commerce; Energy, Climate, and Grid SecurityIntroduced in House 05/25/2023

Referred to Subcommittee
05/26/2023
H.R.3733International Medical Graduates Assistance Act of 2023This bill authorizes grants and makes other changes to facilitate the practice of medicine by international medical graduates who are lawfully present in the United States and graduated from a medical school outside of the United States or CanadaRep. Smith, Adam [D-WA-9]Energy and Commerce; Ways and MeansIntroduced in House 05/25/2023

Referred to Subcommittee on Health
05/26/2023
H.R.3760To amend title VII of the Public Health Service ActStrengthen the mental health workforce, and for other purposesRep. Carter, Troy [D-LA-2]Energy and Commerce; HealthIntroduced 05/31/2023

Referred to Subcommittee 06/02/2023
H.R.3772FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018To amend the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018 to extend the aviation workforce development program and provide grants to develop aviation manufacturing and supplier workforce, and for other purposesRep. Larsen, Rick [D-WA-2]Transportation and InfrastructureIntroduced in House 05/31/2023

Referred to Subcommittee on Aviation 06/01/2023
H.R.3787Modernizing Agricultural and Manufacturing Bonds ActThis bill modifies provisions relating to qualified small issue bonds for manufacturing purposes by expanding the definition of manufacturing facility to include a facility that (1) is used in the creation or production of intangible property; or (2) is functionally related, subordinate to, and located on the same site as a facility used in the manufacturing or production of tangible or intangible personal property. The bill also increases from $10 million to $30 million the maximum bond size limitation.Rep. LaHood, Darin [R-IL-16]Ways and MeansIntroduced in House 06/01/2023
H.R.3804Workforce and Education Partnership Act of 2023This bill allows certain Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act grants allocated to states and local areas to be used to develop partnerships between educational institutions and employers to create or improve workforce development programs.Rep. Bice, Stephanie [R-OK-5]Education and WorkforceIntroduced in House 06/05/2023
H.R.3810Drug Origin Transparency Act of 2023This bill would amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to enhance drug manufacturing amount information reporting, and for other purposesRep. Eshoo, Anna G. [D-CA-16]Energy and CommerceIntroduced in House 06/05/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health 06/09/2023
H.R.3849Rural Energy Savings ActThis bill provides loans to rural utilities and other companies who provide energy efficiency loans to qualified consumers to implement durable cost-effective energy efficiency measuresRep. Clyburn, James E. [D-SC-6]Agriculture; Energy and Commerce; Markets Digital Assets and Rural DevelopmentIntroduced in House 06/06/2023

Referred to Subcommittee on 07/10/2023
H.R.3854Manufacturing Partnership Improvement ActTo amend the National Institute of Standards and Technology Act to the Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership to provide for enhanced representation on the Advisory Board, better assist United States-based small manufacturers and exporters, and for other purposes.Rep. Garamendi, John [D-CA-8]Science, Space, and TechnologyIntroduced in House 06/06/2023
H.R.3917National Manufacturing Advisory Council for the 21st Century ActThis bill requires the Secretary of Commerce to establish the National Manufacturing Advisory Council within the Department of Commerce, and for other purposesRep. Neguse, Joe [D-CO-2]Energy and Commerce; Subcommittee on Innovation, Data, and CommerceIntroduced in House 06/07/2023

Referred to Subcommittee 06/09/2023
H.R.3938Build it in America ActThis bill would temporarily extend three expiring business tax provisions through 2025, which would increase the ability of businesses to recover the costs of their investments and defer some tax until after 2025Rep. Smith, Jason [R-MO-8]Ways and MeansIntroduced in House 06/09/2023

Referred to Committee 06/09/2023

Reported, Amended, and Placed on Union Calendar on 06/30/2023
H.R.4137Make American Flags in America ActThis bill would require certain flags of the United States to be made in the United StatesRep. Stefanik, Elise M. [R-NY-21]Judiciary; Energy and Commerce; Subcommittee on Innovation, Data, and CommerceIntroduced in House 06/14/2023

Referred to Subcommittee on 06/16/2023
H.R.4223National AI Commission ActThis bill would establish an artificial intelligence commission, and for other purposesRep. Lieu, Ted [D-CA-36]Science, Space, and TechnologyIntroduced in House 06/20/2023

Referred to Committee on 06/20/2023
H.R.4276American Worker and Trade Competitiveness ActThis bill reauthorizes and revises specified U.S. trade programs and provisions. Specifically, the bill reauthorizes through FY2030 and revises the Trade Adjustment Assistance Program, including by expanding program eligibility to additional workers, establishing a child and other dependent care allowance, and increasing the maximum benefit of wage insurance. It also permanently extends the tax credit for health insurance costs and increases the percentage of the credit.Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3]Ways and MeansIntroduced in the House 06/22/2023
H.R.4279Critical Supply Chains Commission ActThis bill establishes a National Commission on Critical Supply Chains to identify and investigate the dependencies, limitations, and risks associated with critical supply chains.Rep. Brown, Shontel [D-OH-11]Energy and CommerceIntroduced to the House 06/22/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Innovation, Data, and Commerce 06/23/2023
H.R.4378SMART Energy Efficiency Standards ActN/ARep. Lesko, Debbie [R-AZ-8]Energy and CommerceIntroduced to the House 06/27/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy, Climate, and Grid Security 06/30/2023
H.R.4394Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2024This bill provides $58.095 billion in total funding for the Department of Energy, Army Corps of Engineers, Bureau of Reclamation, and independent agencies to modernize water systems, improve and increase dam safety, water storage, water recycling, desalination projects, and more.Rep. Fleischmann, Charles J. “Chuck” [R-TN-3]AppropriationsIntroduced in House 06/30/2023

Referred to Committee 06/30/2023

Amended on 10/25/2023

Amended on 10/26/2023

Received in the Senate on 11/01/2023
H.R.4498Jobs of the Future Act of 2023This bill would promote a 21st century artificial intelligence workforceRep. Soto, Darren [D-FL-9]Education and Workforce; Science, Space, and TechnologyIntroduced in House on 07/06/2023
H.R.4557Manufactured Housing Tenant’s Bill of Rights Act of 2023This bill would ensure that federally backed financing for the construction, rehabilitation, or purchase of manufactured home communities is available only for communities whose owner has implemented minimum consumer protections in the lease agreements with residents of all manufactured home communities owned by such owner, and for other purposesRep. Pettersen, Brittany [D-CO-7]Financial ServicesIntroduced in House 07/11/2023
H.R.4990Reclaiming the Solar Supply Chain Act of 2023This bill requires the Department of Energy (DOE) to establish a program that awards grants, loan guarantees, and direct loans to support a solar component manufacturing supply chain. Under the program, DOE must award grants, loan guarantees, and loans to manufacturers and other eligible entities for (1) constructing new facilities that manufacture solar components; and (2) retooling, retrofitting, or expanding existing facilities that manufacture solar components.Rep. Dingell, Debbie [D-MI-6]Energy and CommerceIntroduced to the House 07/27/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy, Climate and Grid Security 07/29/2023
H.R.5044Timber Innovation for Building Rural Communities ActN/ARep. Salinas, Andrea [D-OR-6]AgricultureIntroduced to the House 07/27/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Forestry 09/19/2023
H.R.5097Producing Real Opportunities for Technology and Entrepreneurs Investing in Nutrition ActN/ARep. Brownley, Julia [D-CA-26]Agriculture; Education and the WorkforceIntroduced to the House 08/01/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry 09/26/2023
H.R.5134Biomanufacturing and Jobs ActN/ARep. Alford, Mark [R-MO-4]Agriculture; Oversight and AccountabilityIntroduced to the House 08/04/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Commodity Markets, Digital Assets, and Rural Development 09/19/2023
H.R.5198Expansion of Attainable Homeownership Through Manufactured Housing Act of 2023N/ARep. Rose, John [R-TN-6]Financial ServicesIntroduced to the House 08/11/2023
H.R.5390Critical Infrastructure Manufacturing Feasibility ActThis bill will identify, within each critical infrastructure sector, any product that is in high demand and is being imported due to a manufacturing, material, or supply chain constraint in the US.Rep. Miller-Meeks, Mariannette [R-IA-1]Energy and Commerce; Subcommittee on Innovation, Data, and CommerceIntroduced in House 9/12/2023

Referred to Subcommittee on 09/15/2023

Mark-Up on 11/02/2023

Mark-Up on 12/06/2023

Ordered to be Reported by Y/N (45-0)
12/06/2023
H.R.5502FABRIC ActN/ARep. Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY-12]Education and the WorkforceIntroduced to the House 09/14/2023
H.R.5564REDUCE Act of 2023

This bill would establish excise tax on plastics
This bill would establish excise tax on plastics.Rep. Doggett, Lloyd [D-TX-37]Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce; Natural Resources; Transportation and InfrastructureIntroduced in House 9/19/2023

Referred to Subcommittee on Environment, Transportation, and Infrastructure 09/22/2023
H.R.5601MORE ActThis bill decriminalizes marijuana. Specifically, it removes marijuana from the list of scheduled substances under the Controlled Substances Act and eliminates criminal penalties for an individual who manufactures, distributes, or possesses marijuana.Rep. Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY-12]Judiciary; Energy and Commerce; Agriculture; Education and the Workforce; Ways and Means; Small Business; Natural Resources; Oversight and Accountability; Transportation and InfrastructureIntroduced to the House 09/20/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health 09/22/2023
H.R.5604Agriculture Right to Repair ActThis bill would require original equipment manufacturers to make available certain documentation, parts, software, and tools with respect to electronics-enabled implements of agriculture, and for other purposes.Rep. Perez, Marie Gluesenkamp [D-WA-3]Energy and Commerce;Introduced in House 9/20/2023

Referred to Subcommittee on Innovation, Data, and Commerce 09/22/2023
H.R.5783Blue Collar and Green Collar Jobs Development ActN/ARep. Blunt Rochester, Lisa [D-DE-At Large]Education and the WorkforceIntroduced to the House 09/28/2023
H.R.6076Job Creation through Energy Efficient Manufacturing ActN/ARep. Cartwright, Matt [D-PA-8]Science, Space, and Technology; Energy and CommerceIntroduced to the House 10/26/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy, Climate, and Grid Security 11/03/2023
H.R.6321PRICE ActN/ARep. Bonamici, Suzanne [D-OR-1]Financial ServicesIntroduced to the House 11/09/2023
H.R.6413Agricultural Biorefinery Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2023N/ARep. Nunn, Zachary [R-IA-3]AgricultureIntroduced to the House 11/14/2023
H.R.6421Affordable HOMES ActN/ARep. Bucshon, Larry [R-IN-8]Energy and CommerceIntroduced to the House 11/15/2023

Voted Y/N 24-20 12/05/2023
H.R.6607Affordable Drug Manufacturing Act of 2023N/ARep. Schakowsky, Janice [D-IL-9]Energy and CommerceIntroduced to the House 12/05/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health 12/08/2023
H.R.6622Clean Competition ActN/ARep. DelBene, Suzan [D-WA-1]Ways and Means; Energy and CommerceIntroduced to the House 12/06/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment, Manufacturing, and Critical Materials 12/08/2023
H.R.6665MARKET CHOICE ActN/ARep. Fitzpatrick, Ryan [R-PA-1]Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce; Natural Resources; Education and the Workforce; Transportation and Infrastructure; Science, Space, and Technology; AgricultureIntroduced to the House 12/07/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Commodity Markets, Digital Assets, and Rural Development 01/25/2024
H.R.6762Protecting American Advanced Manufacturing ActN/ARep. Miller, Carol [R-WV-1]Ways and MeansIntroduced to the House 12/13/2023
H.R.6805PFAS Action Act of 2023N/ARep. Dingell, Debbie [D-MI-6]Energy and Commerce; Transportation and InfrastructureIntroduced to the House 12/14/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment 01/02/2024
H.R.6819Workforce Solutions ActN/ARep. Hinson, Ashley [R-IA-2]Education and the Workforce; Energy and CommerceIntroduced to the House 12/14/2023

Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy, Climate, and Grid Security 12/15/2023
H.R.6895Defense Production and Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients ActN/ARep. Slotkin, Elissa [D-MI-7]Armed ServicesIntroduced to the House 12/22/2023
Bill #Bill NameDescriptionSponsor (s)Committee (s)Status (location + date)
Senate
S.J.Res.8A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to “Prudence and Loyalty in Selecting Plan Investments and Exercising Shareholder Rights”.This joint resolution nullifies a Department of Labor rule concerning the fiduciary duties with respect to employee benefit plans.Sen. Braun, Mike [R-IN]Health, Education, Labor, and PensionsIntroduced in Senate 02/07/2023
S.33MMEDS Act of 2023This bill provides incentives for relocating medical manufacturing facilities in the United States and for manufacturing medical products (i.e., drugs and devices) in economically distressed zones.Sen. Rubio, Marco [R-FL]FinanceIntroduced in Senate 01/24/2023
S.34Facilitating the Reshoring of Energy Grid Component Manufacturing ActThis bill directs the Department of Energy (DOE) to establish a loan program for the production of energy grid products or components. Under the program, DOE may provide loans for activities related to projects that reequip, expand, or establish manufacturing facilities to produce energy grid products or their components. Energy grid products include large power transformers or any other electrical equipment commonly used for the transmission or distribution of electric energy by public electric utilities.Sen. Rubio, Marco [R-FL]Energy and Natural ResourcesIntroduced to the Senate 01/24/2023
S.36Agility in Manufacturing Preparedness Act of 2023This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to seek to contract with the National Institute for Innovation in Manufacturing Biopharmaceuticals to assess and make recommendations concerning U.S. capabilities for biopharmaceutical manufacturing and related matters.Sen. Rubio, Marco [R-FL]Health, Education, Labor, and PensionsIntroduced in Senate 01/24/2023
S.46American Innovation and Manufacturing ActThis bill establishes within the Small Business Administration a credit facility to provide financial assistance to investment companies that finance small manufacturing businesses.Sen. Rubio, Marco [R-FL]Small Business and EntrepreneurshipIntroduced in Senate 01/24/2023
S.66NOTAM Improvement Act of 2023This bill directs the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to establish the FAA Task Force on NOTAM (notice to airmen required by international or domestic law) Improvement.Sen. Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN]Commerce, Science, and TransportationIntroduced in Senate 01/25/2023

Committee Ordered Amendment 03/22/2023

Placed on Legislative Calendar 12/13/2023
S.107Traditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act of 2023This bill exempts traditional large and premium cigars from Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulation and FDA-assessed user fees.Sen. Rubio, Marco [R-FL]Health, Education, Labor, and PensionsIntroduced in Senate 01/26/2023
S.142Preserve Access to Affordable Generics and Biosimilars ActThis bill authorizes the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to initiate proceedings against parties to any agreement resolving or settling a patent infringement claim in connection with the sale of a drug or biological product. Such an agreement is presumed to have anticompetitive effects and is a violation of this bill if the filer of the generic drug or biosimilar application receives anything of value and agrees to limit or forego research, development, manufacturing, marketing, or sales of the generic drug or biosimilar.Sen. Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN]JudiciaryIntroduced to the Senate 01/30/2023

Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar 03/01/2023
S.220Workforce Mobility Act of 2023This bill prohibits the use of noncompete agreements in the context of commercial enterprises except under certain circumstances.Sen. Murphy, Christopher [D-CT]Health, Education, Labor, and PensionsIntroduced in Senate 02/01/2023
S.229Securing Semiconductor Supply Chains Act of 2023This bill requires the SelectUSA program to solicit comments from state economic development organizations regarding federal efforts to increase foreign direct investment in semiconductor-related manufacturing and production. SelectUSA must then report to Congress on such comments and the strategies that SelectUSA may employ to increase such investment and to secure the U.S. semiconductor supply chain. SelectUSA is a Department of Commerce program established to coordinate federal efforts to attract and retain business investment in the United States.Sen. Peters, GaryCommerce, Science, and TransportationIntroduced to the Senate 02/02/2023

Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar 12/05/2023

Passed Senate Unanimously without Amendment 12/13/2023

Received in the House and held at the desk 12/15/2023
S.368Aviation WORKS ActThis bill extends through FY2028 and expands aviation workforce development programs of the Department of Transportation.Sen. Kelly, Mark [D-AZ]Commerce, Science, and TransportationIntroduced to the Senate 02/09/2023
S.662STEM RESTART ActTo amend the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act to create a new national program to support mid-career workers, including workers from underrepresented populations, in reentering the STEM workforce, by providing funding to small- and medium- sized STEM businesses so the businesses can offer paid internships or other returnships that lead to positions above entry level.Sen. Rosen, Jacky [D-NV]Health, Education, Labor, and PensionsIntroduced in Senate 03/06/2023
S.728Paycheck Fairness ActTo amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes.Sen. Murray, Patty [D-WA]Health, Education, Labor, and PensionsIntroduced in Senate 03/09/2023

Placed on Legislative Calendar 07/18/2023
S.756REVOKE Act and 2023This bill expands prohibitions under the clean vehicle tax credit on battery components manufactured or assembled by a foreign entity (with stipulations). The bill also renders ineligible for the qualifying advanced energy project tax credit any project that incorporates or utilizes technology provided through a licensing agreement with the foreign entities of concern described by this billSen. Rubio, Marco [R-FL]FinanceIntroduced to the Senate 03/09/2023
S. 862Restoring America’s Health Care Workforce and Readiness ActN/ASen. Durbin, Richard J [03/16/2023]Health, Education, Labor, and PensionsIntroduced in Senate 03/16/2023
S.968Keep China Out of Solar Energy Act of 2023This bill prohibits federal procurement of solar panels manufactured or assembled in China.Sen. Scott, Rick [R-FL]Homeland Security and Governmental AffairsIntroduced in Senate 03/23/2023
S. 1153National Manufacturing Advisory Council for the 21st Century ActThis bill would establish a National Manufacturing Advisory Council to propose solutions to problems affecting U.S. manufacturing, provide advice about federal programs that affect manufacturing, and produce a strategic manufacturing plan annually.Sen. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI]Commerce, Science, and TransportationIntroduced in Senate 03/30/2023

Placed on Legislative Calendar 12/13/2023
S.1163Aviation Minority Workforce Development Act of 2023N/ASen. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA]Commerce, Science, and TransportationIntroduced in Senate 03/30/2023
S. 1213022’s Workforce ActN/ASen. Thune, John [R-SD]Health, Education, Labor, and PensionsIntroduced in Senate 04/19/2023
S.1232AIM ActThis bill makes permanent the allowance for depreciation, amortization, or depletion for purposes of determining the income on the tax deduction for business interest.Sen. Capito, Shelley Moore [R-WV]FinanceIntroduced in the Senate 04/20/2023
S.1298Supporting Our Direct Care Workforce and Family Caregivers ActThis bill would award grants to states or other eligible entities for initiatives to build, retain, and train direct care workforce and to provide grants for states or other eligible entities for educational and training support for both paid and unpaid family caregivers.Sen. Kaine, Time [D-VA]Health, Education, Labor, and PensionsIntroduced in Senate 04/26/2023
S.1399Building American Energy Security Act of 2023N/ASen. Manchin, Joe, III [D-WV]Energy and Natural ResourcesIntroduced in Senate 05/02/2023
S.1516Supporting Apprenticeship Colleges Act of 2023This bill directs the Department of Education to award grants to institutions of higher education that sponsor construction and manufacturing-oriented registered apprenticeship programs for (1) expanding or supporting outreach to high schools, local businesses, local workforce development boards, and apprenticeship intermediaries; and (2) providing advising and support services to students who are enrolled in these apprenticeship programs.Sen. Smith, Tina [D-MN]Health, Education, Labor, and PensionsIntroduced to the Senate 05/10/2023
S.1561Aviation Workforce Development ActThis bill expands the qualified tuition program (commonly referred to as 529 plans) to allow distributions to pay education-related expenses required for participation in certain aviation maintenance and commercial pilot courses.Sen. Scott, Tim [R-SC]FinanceIntroduced in Senate 05/11/2023
S.1643Reclaiming the Solar Supply Chain Act of 2023This bill requires the Department of Energy (DOE) to establish a program that awards grants, loan guarantees, and direct loans to support a solar component manufacturing supply chain. Under the program, DOE must award grants, loan guarantees, and loans to manufacturers and other eligible entities for (1) constructing new facilities that manufacture solar components; and (2) retooling, retrofitting, or expanding existing facilities that manufacture solar components.Sen. Cortez Masto, Catherine [D-NV]Energy and Natural ResourcesIntroduced to the Senate 05/17/2023
S.1669AM Radio for Every Vehicle Act of 2023This bill requires the Department of Transportation (DOT) to issue a rule that requires all new motor vehicles to have devices that can access AM broadcast stations installed as standard equipment. (AM broadcast stations are often used to deliver emergency alerts and news and entertainment programming; some newer vehicles do not include AM equipment.)Sen. Markey, Edward [D-MA]Commerce, Science, and TransportationIntroduced to the Senate 05/17/2023

Placed on Legislative Calendar 09/21/2023
S.1685SUPERSAFE ActN/ASen. Padilla, Alex [D-CA]Environment and Public WorksIntroduced to the Senate 05/18/2023
S. 1720Indo-Pacific Strategic Energy Initiative ActN/ASen. Sullivan, Dan [R-AK]Foreign RelationsIntroduced in Senate 05/18/2023
S.1742Clean Energy Minerals Reform Act of 2023N/ASen. Heinrich, Martin [D-MN]Energy and Natural ResourcesIntroduced in Senate 05/18/2023

Committee Hearings Held 12/12/2023
S.1821Rural Energy Savings ActThis bill provides loans to rural utilities and other companies who provide energy efficiency loans to qualified consumers to implement durable cost-effective energy efficiency measures.Sen. Welch, Peter [D-VT]Agriculture, Nutrition, and ForestryIntroduced in Senate 06/06/2023
S.1883Aviation Workforce Development and Recruitment ActA bill to increase funding for aviation workforce development grant programs, and for other purposesSen. Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN]Commerce, Science, and TransportationIntroduced in Senate 06/08/2023
S.1903CCP ActN/ASen. Cornyn, John [R-TX]Energy and CommerceIntroduced to the House 03/30/2023
S.1915ONSHORE Act of 2023This bill creates a Critical Supply Chain Site Development Grant Program within the Economic Development Administration, which would assist communities, including small towns and tribal communities, with site development to attract manufactures from critical industries to build new facilities in their area.
Additionally, it establishes a program to incentivize investment in facilities that carry out the metallurgy of rare earth elements and the production of finished rare earth products, and for other purposes.
Sen. Kelly, Mark [D-AZ]Environment and Public WorksIntroduced in Senate 06/08/2023
S.1935AIRWAYS ActN/ASen. Warnock, Raphael [D-GA]Commerce, Science, and TransportationIntroduced in Senate 06/13/2023
S.2001Make American Flags in America Act of 2023This bill would require certain flags of the United States to be made in the United StatesSen. Cruz, Ted [R-TX]JudiciaryIntroduced in Senate 06/14/2023
S.2116Strengthening Support for American Manufacturing ActA bill to require the Secretary of Commerce to produce a report that provides recommendations to improve the effectiveness, efficiency, and impact of Department of Commerce programs related to supply chain resilience and manufacturing and industrial innovation for other purposes.Sen. Peters, Gary [D-MI]Commerce, Science, and TransportationIntroduced in Senate 06/22/2023

Placed on Legislative Calendar 12/13/2023
S.2204Manufactured Housing Tenant’s Bill of Rights Act of 2023A bill to ensure federally backed financing for the construction, rehabilitation, or purchase of manufactured communities is available only for communities whose owner has implemented minimum consumer protections in the lease agreements with residents of all manufactured home communities owned by such owner, and for other purposes.Sen. Shaheen, Jeanne [D-NH]Banking, Housing, and Urban AffairsIntroduced in Senate 06/22/2023
S.2452Biomanufacturing and Jobs Act of 2023N/ASen. Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN]Agriculture, Nutrition, and ForestryIntroduced to the Senate 07/20/2023
S.2487A bill to provide for an enhanced domestic content requirement for Navy shipbuilding programsN/ASen. Baldwin, Tammy [D-WI]Armed ServicesIntroduced in the Senate
S.2653Modernizing Agricultural and Manufacturing Bonds ActThis bill modifies provisions relating to qualified small issue bonds for manufacturing purposes by expanding the definition of manufacturing facility to include a facility that (1) is used in the creation or production of intangible property; or (2) is functionally related, subordinate to, and located on the same site as a facility used in the manufacturing or production of tangible or intangible personal property. The bill also increases from $10 million to $30 million the maximum bond size limitation.Sen. Brown, Sherrod [D-OH]FinanceIntroduced to the Senate 07/27/2023
S.2926Stop Arming Cartels Act of 2023N/ASen. Durbin, Richard [D-IL]FinanceIntroduced to the Senate 07/26/2023
S.2962Drive American ActN/ASen. Vance, J.D. [R-OH]FinanceIntroduced to the Senate 0928/2023
S.2987Agricultural Biorefinery Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2023A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to improve biorefinery, renewable chemical, and biobased product manufacturing assistance, and for other purposes.Sen. Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN]Agriculture, Nutrition, and ForestryIntroduced in Senate
09/28/2023
S.3156Job Creation through Energy Efficient Manufacturing ActN/ASen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]Energy and Natural ResourcesIntroduced to the Senate 10/26/2023
S.3264PRICE ActN/ASen. Cortez Masto, Catherine [D-NV]Banking, Housing, and Urban AffairsIntroduced to the Senate 11/09/2023
S.3311American Made Pharmaceuticals Act of 2023N/ASen. Smith, Tina [D-MN]FinanceIntroduced to the Senate 11/15/2023
S.3398Affordable Drug Manufacturing Act of 2023N/ASen. Warren, Elizabeth []Health, Education, Labor, and PensionsIntroduced to the Senate 12/05/2023
S.3486Protecting American Advanced Manufacturing ActN/ASen. Rubio, Marco [R-FL]FinanceIntroduced to the Senate 12/13/2023
S.3521Rare Earth Magnet Manufacturing Production Tax Credit Act of 2023This bill allows a new tax credit for the domestic production of rare earth magnets. The magnets must be manufactured or produced in the ordinary course of the taxpayer’s trade or business. The credit is disallowed if any component rare earth material used to produce such magnets is produced in a non-allied foreign nation.The bill defines rare earth magnet as a permanent magnet comprised of an alloy of neodymium, iron, and boron, or an alloy of samarium and cobalt, which may also include other material.Sen. Cortez Masto, Catherine [D-NV]Finance; Banking, Housing, and Urban AffairsIntroduced to Senate 12/14/2023

Hearings held 01/18/2023

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