About the bill
- Full Title
To protect consumers from price-gouging of gasoline and other fuels, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
5/23/2007--Passed House amended.Federal Price Gouging Prevention Act - Section2 - Makes it unlawful during a period proclaimed by the President as an energy emergency to sell gasoline or any other ...
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Feb 28, 2007
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May 23, 2007
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Apr 27, 2009
Reintroduced Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2129 (111th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1252”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
125 cosponsors (122D, 3R)
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H.R. 2129 (111th)
was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 27, 2009
Federal Price Gouging Prevention Act
Failed Under Suspension
Last Action: Jun 24, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1252 — 110th Congress: Federal Price Gouging Prevention Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1252
“H.R. 1252 — 110th Congress: Federal Price Gouging Prevention Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1252>
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