H.Con.Res. 256 (106th): Expressing the sense of Congress with regard to the use of reformulated gasoline fuels, and for other purposes.


Feb 29, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 29, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas Ewing

Representative for Illinois's 15th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 29, 2000
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Summary (CRS)

2/29/2000--Introduced.Expresses the sense of Congress that the Federal government should:(1) promote the continued use of renewable ethanol in the Chicago reformulated gasoline market and in other reformulated gasoline areas as ... Read more >

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Feb 29, 2000

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This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 256”). A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.


24 cosponsors (12R, 12D) (show)
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