Vote — Oct 5, 2015 5:32 p.m.
Nomination Confirmed 69/21
Jun 28, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on September 13, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Vermont
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Last Updated: Nov 13, 2006
Length: 60 pages
A bill to improve efficiency in the Federal Government through the use of high-performance green buildings, and for other purposes.
Section1 - Defines a "high-performance green building" as one:(1) that during its life-cycle reduces energy, water, and material resource use and the generation of waste, improves indoor environmental quality and ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 3591 — 109th Congress: High-Performance Green Buildings Act of 2006. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s3591
“S. 3591 — 109th Congress: High-Performance Green Buildings Act of 2006.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s3591>
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