H.R. 5252 (106th): Release Our Reserve Now Act


Sep 21, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 21, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bob Franks

Representative for New Jersey's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2000
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require the release of petroleum from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve to address the burdens on the citizens of the United States of the anticipated high home heating costs of the winter of 2000-2001.

Summary (CRS)

9/21/2000--Introduced.Release Our Reserve Now Act - Requires the President immediately to: (1) implement a drawdown of petroleum from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve to address the burdens posed by anticipated high ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 21, 2000

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5252”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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