H.R. 5890 (109th): American-Made Energy Freedom Act of 2006


Jul 26, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

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


Devin Nunes

Representative for California's 21st congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 26, 2006
Length: 47 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To establish the American-Made Energy Trust Fund, to increase the tax credits for cellulosic biomass ethanol, to extend tax incentives for solar and fuel cell property, to promote coal-to-liquid fuel activities, to direct the Secretary of the Interior to establish and implement a competitive oil and gas leasing program for the Coastal Plain of Alaska, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/26/2006--Introduced.American-Made Energy Freedom Act of 2006 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) increase tax credits for cellulosic biomass ethanol; (2) extend the energy credit for solar and fuel ... Read more >

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Jul 26, 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. 5890”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


39 cosponsors (30R, 9D) (show)
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S. 3917 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 21, 2006

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