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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 11th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 26, 2006
Length: 8 pages
Mar 3, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 16, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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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This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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