S. 2677 (109th): Securing America’s Energy Independence Act

Apr 27, 2006 (109th Congress, 2005–2006)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Gordon Smith
Senator from Oregon
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Last Updated
Apr 27, 2006
5 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 5206 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 26, 2006


This bill was introduced on April 27, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Apr 27, 2006
Referred to Committee Apr 27, 2006
Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the investment tax credit with respect to solar energy property and qualified fuel cell property, and for other purposes.


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15 cosponsors (10D, 4R, 1I) (show)

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Securing America's Energy Independence Act of 2006 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend through 2015: (1) the investment tax credit for solar energy property and qualified fuel cell property; and (2) the tax credit for residential photovoltaic, solar water heating, and fuel cell property expenditures. Modifies the maximum amounts for such residential credits based upon kilowatt of capacity.
Allows such credits to be taken against the alternative minimum tax.

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