H.R. 4004 (109th): Affordable Gas Price Act

Introduced:

Oct 6, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 6, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Ronald “Ron” Paul

Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 6, 2005
Length: 17 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To reduce the price of gasoline by allowing for offshore drilling, eliminating Federal obstacles to constructing refineries and providing incentives for investment in refineries, suspending Federal fuel taxes when gasoline prices reach a benchmark amount, and promoting free trade.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 2415 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 21, 2007

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 4004” 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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History

Introduced
Oct 6, 2005

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments
Trade

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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