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H.R. 1644 (108th): Energy Policy Act of 2003

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To enhance energy conservation and research and development, to provide for security and diversity in the energy supply for the American people, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Joe Barton

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 6th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 9, 2003
Length: 388 pages
Introduced
Apr 7, 2003
108th Congress (2003–2004)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 9, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).

See Instead

H.R. 6 (same title)
Conference Report Agreed to by House (Senate next) — Nov 18, 2003

S. 14 (same title)
Ordered Reported — May 1, 2003

S. 1005 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Apr 30, 2003

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History

Apr 7, 2003
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Apr 9, 2003
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

H.R. 1644 (108th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1644. This is the one from the 108th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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