H.R. 5916 (101st): To require the President of the United States to use the Strategic Petroleum Reserve in the event of a domestic energy supply shortage, to amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act and the Export Administration Act of 1979 to prohibit the exportation of refined petroleum products except under certain circumstances, and for other purposes.



Oct 24, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 24, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas Tauke

Representative for Iowa's 2nd congressional district



Oct 24, 1990

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