H.R. 5027 (109th): Landfill Gas Act of 2006


Mar 28, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 28, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bobby Jindal

Representative for Louisiana's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 28, 2006
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit against tax proportional to the number of million British thermal units of natural gas produced by a high Btu fuel facility.

Summary (CRS)

3/28/2006--Introduced.Landfill Gas Act of 2006 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow a business-related tax credit for the production of natural gas at a high Btu fuel facility (a ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 28, 2006

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5027”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 3997 (Related)
Landfill Gas Act of 2006

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 29, 2006

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