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Text of the To reauthorize the Steel and Aluminum Energy Conservation and Technology Competitiveness Act of 1988.

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 12, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate. The text of the bill below is as of Mar 8, 2007 (Reported by House Committee).

This is not the latest text of this bill.

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Union Calendar No. 17

110th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1126

[Report No. 110–41]

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 16, 2007

(for himself and Mr. Ehlers) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Science and Technology

March 8, 2007

Additional sponsors: Mr. Akin, Mr. Butterfield, Mr. English of Pennsylvania, Mr. Costello, Ms. Sutton, Mr. Altmire, Mr. Wilson of Ohio, and Mr. Holden

March 8, 2007

Committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union and ordered to be printed

A BILL

To reauthorize the Steel and Aluminum Energy Conservation and Technology Competitiveness Act of 1988.

1.

Amendments

(a)

Authorization of appropriations

Section 9 of the Steel and Aluminum Energy Conservation and Technology Competitiveness Act of 1988 (15 U.S.C. 5108) is amended to read as follows:

9.

Authorization of appropriations

There are authorized to be appropriated to the Secretary to carry out this Act $12,000,000 for each of the fiscal years 2008 through 2012.

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(b)

Steel project priorities

Section 4(c)(1) of the Steel and Aluminum Energy Conservation and Technology Competitiveness Act of 1988 (15 U.S.C. 5103(c)(1)) is amended—

(1)

in subparagraph (H), by striking coatings for sheet steels and inserting sheet and bar steels; and

(2)

by adding at the end the following new subparagraph:

(K)

The development of technologies which reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

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(c)

Conforming amendments

The Steel and Aluminum Energy Conservation and Technology Competitiveness Act of 1988 is further amended—

(1)

by striking section 7 (15 U.S.C. 5106); and

(2)

in section 8 (15 U.S.C. 5107), by inserting , beginning with fiscal year 2008, after close of each fiscal year.

March 8, 2007

Committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union and ordered to be printed