To amend the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to establish an energy efficiency and renewable energy worker training program.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 32nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 27, 2007
Length: 22 pages
110th Congress (2007–2009)
This bill was introduced on June 27, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
8 Cosponsors (8 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Energy Bill Signed into Law, Including McNerney Geothermal Provision”
— Rep. Jerry McNerney [D-CA9] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 19, 2007
Jun 25, 2007
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Jun 27, 2007
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H.R. 2847 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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