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Mar 3, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on November 16, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 11th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 26, 2006
Length: 8 pages
To direct the Secretary of Energy to make incentive payments to the owners or operators of qualified desalination facilities to partially offset the cost of electrical energy required to operate such facilities, and for other purposes.
2/28/2006--Reported to House amended, Part I.Desalination Water Supply Shortage Prevention Act of 2005 - Requires the Secretary of Energy to make incentive payments to the owners or operators of qualified ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 12, 2005
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 28, 2006
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1071 — 109th Congress: Desalination Water Supply Shortage Prevention Act of 2005. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr1071
“H.R. 1071 — 109th Congress: Desalination Water Supply Shortage Prevention Act of 2005.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr1071>
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