S. 1874 (104th): Department of Energy Standardization Act of 1996

A bill to amend sections of the Department of Energy Organization Act that are obsolete or inconsistent with other statutes and to repeal a related section of the Federal Energy Administration Act of 1974.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Jun 13, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on September 28, 1996 but was never passed by the House.


John Johnston Jr.

Senator from Louisiana



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Last Updated: Sep 28, 1996
Length: 4 pages


Jun 13, 1996

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Jun 19, 1996
Reported by Committee

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Sep 28, 1996
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

S. 1874 (104th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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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