Legislation

Jul 29 2013

S. 1384

Official Short: American Parks American Products Act

Long Title: To help ensure that all items offered for sale in any gift shop of the National Park Service or of the National Archives and Records Administration are produced in the United States, and for other purposes.

Sponsors: Mrs. Gillibrand, Mr. Schumer, Mr. Murphy, Mr. Blumenthal and Mr. Merkley.

STATUS:

  • July 29, 2013.--Introduced.

S.1384

American Parks American Products Act (Introduced in Senate - IS)

S 1384 IS

113th CONGRESS
1st Session
S. 1384

To help ensure that all items offered for sale in any gift shop of the National Park Service or of the National Archives and Records Administration are produced in the United States, and for other purposes.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
July 29, 2013

Mrs. GILLIBRAND (for herself, Mr. SCHUMER, Mr. MURPHY, Mr. BLUMENTHAL, and Mr. MERKLEY) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources


A BILL

To help ensure that all items offered for sale in any gift shop of the National Park Service or of the National Archives and Records Administration are produced in the United States, and for other purposes.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the `American Parks American Products Act'.

SEC. 2. REQUIRING THAT ITEMS SOLD IN CERTAIN FEDERAL GIFT SHOPS ARE PRODUCED IN THE UNITED STATES.

    (a) National Park Service- The Secretary of the Interior shall ensure that all items offered for sale in any gift shop or visitor's center located within a unit of the National Park System are produced in the United States.
      (b) National Archives and Records Administration- The Archivist of the United States shall ensure that all items offered for sale in any gift shop of the National Archives and Records Administration are produced in the United States.