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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
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. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s3591>
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