To require the Secretary of Commerce and the Secretary of Labor to establish the Made In America Incentive Grant Program, 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 ``Made In America Manufacturing Act of 2013''.
SEC. 2. DEFINITIONS.
In this Act: (1) Industry cluster.--The term ``industry cluster'' means a concentration of interconnected businesses, suppliers, research and development entities, service providers, and associated institutions in a particular field that are linked by common manufacturing and workforce needs. (2) Manufacturer.--The term ``manufacturer'' shall be defined by the Secretary of Commerce in accordance with the North American Industry Classification System. (3) Nationally portable.--The term ``nationally portable'', with respect to a credential, means a credential that is sought or accepted by businesses within the industry sector involved, across multiple States, as a recognized, preferred, or required credential for recruitment, screening, advancement, or hiring purposes. (4) Program.--The term ``Program'' means the program established under section 3(a). (5) Regional partnership.--The term ``regional partnership'' means a collaborative group that-- (A) organizes key stakeholders in a targeted industry cluster or broader manufacturing partnership into a working group that focuses on the needs of manufacturers in order to implement a manufacturing enhancement strategy; (B) includes, at the appropriate stage of development of the partnership-- (i) representatives of multiple firms or employers in the targeted industry cluster, including small- or medium-sized manufacturers and...