About the bill
- Full Title
To amend the Federal Power Act to ensure that the mission and functions of Regional Transmission Organizations and Independent System Operators include keeping energy costs as low as reasonably possible for consumers, and for other purposes.
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Mar 6, 2008
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5547”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 25, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5547 — 110th Congress: Consumer Protection and Cost Accountability Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5547
“H.R. 5547 — 110th Congress: Consumer Protection and Cost Accountability Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5547>
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