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- Full Title
A bill to amend the Federal Power Act, to facilitate the transition to more competitive and efficient electric power markets, and for other purposes.
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Oct 8, 1997
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Jun 24, 1999
Reintroduced Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1273 (106th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1276”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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S. 1273 (106th)
was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 24, 1999
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1276 — 105th Congress: Federal Power Act Amendments of 1997. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/s1276
“S. 1276 — 105th Congress: Federal Power Act Amendments of 1997.” www.GovTrack.us. 1997. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/s1276>
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