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Text of the To extend certain programs under the Energy Policy and Conservation Act and the Energy Conservation and Production Act.

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This bill was introduced on November 7, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Nov 7, 1997 (Introduced).

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HR 2915 IH

105th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2915

To extend certain programs under the Energy Policy and Conservation Act and the Energy Conservation and Production Act.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

November 7, 1997

Mr. DAN SCHAEFER of Colorado introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Commerce


A BILL

To extend certain programs under the Energy Policy and Conservation Act and the Energy Conservation and Production Act.

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

SECTION 1. ENERGY POLICY AND CONSERVATION ACT AMENDMENTS.

    (a) INTERAGENCY WORKING GROUPS- Section 256(h) of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (42 U.S.C. 6276(h)) is amended to read as follows:

    ‘(h) AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS- There are authorized to be appropriated to the Secretary for fiscal years 1998 through 2002 such sums as may be necessary to carry out subsections (d) and (e), to be divided equitably between the interagency working subgroups based on program requirements.’.

    (b) STATE ENERGY CONSERVATION PROGRAM- Section 365(f)(1) of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (42 U.S.C. 6325(f)(1)) is amended by striking ‘not to exceed’ and all that follows through ‘fiscal year 1993’ and inserting in lieu thereof ‘for fiscal years 1998 through 2002 such sums as may be necessary’.

    (c) SCHOOLS AND HOSPITALS- Section 397 the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (42 U.S.C. 6371f) is amended to read as follows:

‘AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS

    ‘SEC. 397. For the purpose of carrying out this part, there are authorized to be appropriated for fiscal years 1998 through 2002 such sums as may be necessary.’.

SEC. 2. ENERGY CONSERVATION AND PRODUCTION ACT AMENDMENT.

    Section 422 of the Energy Conservation and Production Act (42 U.S.C. 6872) is amended to read as follows:

‘AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS

    ‘SEC. 422. For the purpose of carrying out the weatherization program under this part, there are authorized to be appropriated for fiscal years 1998 through 2002 such sums as may be necessary.’.