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.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 11th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 26, 2006
Length: 8 pages
109th Congress (2005–2006)
This bill was introduced on November 16, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Mar 3, 2005
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Nov 16, 2005
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H.R. 1071 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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