H.R. 1071 (109th): Desalination Water Supply Shortage Prevention Act of 2005


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.


James “Jim” Davis
Representative for Florida's 11th congressional district


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Last Updated: May 26, 2006
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1016 (Related)
Desalination Water Supply Shortage Prevention Act of 2005

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 12, 2005

H.R. 6230 (Related)
Desalination Energy Consumption Reduction Act of 2006

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 28, 2006

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1071” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

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Mar 3, 2005
Reported by Committee
Nov 16, 2005


28 cosponsors (16R, 12D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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