H.R. 1252 (110th): Federal Price Gouging Prevention Act

Introduced:

Feb 28, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 23, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Bart Stupak
Representative for Michigan's 1st congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 24, 2007
Length: 11 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 6346 (same title)
Failed Under Suspension — Jun 24, 2008

About the bill

Full Title

To protect consumers from price-gouging of gasoline and other fuels, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 2129 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 27, 2009

H.R. 6346 (Related)
Federal Price Gouging Prevention Act

Failed Under Suspension
Last Action: Jun 24, 2008

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1252” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Feb 28, 2007
Passed House
May 23, 2007
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Details

Cosponsors
125 cosponsors (122D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
May 23, 2007 1:30 p.m.
Passed 284/141

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