110-H.AMDT.142 to 110-H.R.1868

Amendment requires the National Institute of Standards and Technology to provide for the establishment of a manufacturing research database to enable private sector individuals and Federal officials to access a broad range of information on manufacturing research carried out with funding support from the Federal Government.

H.AMDT.142(A002)
Amends: H.R.1868
Sponsor: Rep Manzullo, Donald A. [IL-16](offered 5/3/2007)

AMENDMENT DESCRIPTION:
Amendment requires the National Institute of Standards and Technology to provide for the establishment of a manufacturing research database to enable private sector individuals and Federal officials to access a broad range of information on manufacturing research carried out with funding support from the Federal Government.

AMENDMENT PURPOSE:
An amendment numbered 3 printed in House Report 110-118 to design and develop software that monitors all of the federal R&D databases. The software would allow users to search via the NIST web site various agency databases by material type and/or manufacturing processes to determine what and to whom federal manufacturing R&D dollars are being awarded and also provide basic information about where manufacturers can find assistance.

STATUS:

    5/3/2007 2:16pm:
    Amendment (A002) offered by Mr. Manzullo. (consideration: CR H4459-4460; text: CR H4459-4460)
    5/3/2007 2:20pm:
    On agreeing to the Manzullo amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.

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