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Mar 13, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on March 13, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Minnesota's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 13, 2008
Length: 3 pages
To provide for the repeal of the phase out of incandescent light bulbs unless the Comptroller General makes certain specific findings.
3/13/2008--Introduced.Light Bulb Freedom of Choice Act - Amends the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 to repeal provisions concerning energy efficiency standards for general service incandescent lamps, rough service ... Read more >
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 849 (112th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5616”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5616 — 110th Congress: Light Bulb Freedom of Choice Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5616
“H.R. 5616 — 110th Congress: Light Bulb Freedom of Choice Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5616>
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