H.R. 5208 (109th): Independence from Oil with Agriculture Act of 2006


Apr 26, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 26, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James “Jim” Nussle

Representative for Iowa's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2006
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent certain tax incentives for alternative energy, to amend the Clean Air Act to accelerate the use of renewable fuels, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/26/2006--Introduced.Independence from Oil with Agriculture Act of 2006 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to delete provisions that terminate tax credits after a certain time (thus extending such credits) for: ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 26, 2006

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5208”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


14 cosponsors (11R, 3D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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