A bill to provide for retail competition among electric energy suppliers, to provide for recovery of stranded costs attributable to an open access electricity market, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Louisiana. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 25, 1996
Length: 22 pages
Jan 25, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 25, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 25, 1996
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S. 1526 (104th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 104th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1995 to Oct 4, 1996. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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