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Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
Jun 23, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on June 24, 2008.
Representative for Michigan's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 23, 2008
Length: 11 pages
To protect consumers from price-gouging of gasoline and other fuels, and for other purposes.
6/23/2008--Introduced.Federal Price Gouging Prevention Act - Makes it unlawful, during a period proclaimed by the President as an energy emergency, to sell gasoline or any other petroleum distillate at a ... Read more >
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Failed in the House Under Suspension
Passage was attempted under a fast-track procedure called "suspension of the rules." The vote failed, but the bill can be voted on again.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
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. 6346”). 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: Apr 27, 2009
Last Action: May 23, 2007
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6346 — 110th Congress: Federal Price Gouging Prevention Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6346
“H.R. 6346 — 110th Congress: Federal Price Gouging Prevention Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6346>
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