S. 427 (109th): Renewable Energy Investment Act of 2005


Feb 17, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 17, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James “Jim” Jeffords

Senator from Vermont



Read Text »
Last Updated: Feb 17, 2005
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 to provide for a Federal renewable portfolio standard.

Summary (CRS)

2/17/2005--Introduced.Renewable Energy Investment Act of 2005 - Amends the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 to require retail electric suppliers to submit to the Secretary of Energy renewable energy ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 17, 2005

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 427”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


11 cosponsors (10D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: