H.R. 6653 (110th): Consumer Energy Relief Act of 2008


Jul 30, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 30, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Janice “Jan” Schakowsky

Representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 30, 2008
Length: 36 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide energy price relief and hold oil companies and other entities accountable for their actions with regard to high energy prices, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/30/2008--Introduced.Consumer Energy Relief Act of 2008 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to:(1) deny major integrated oil companies a tax deduction for income attributable to domestic production of oil, gas, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 30, 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. 6653”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 3044 (Related)
Consumer-First Energy Act of 2008

Failed Cloture
Last Action: Jun 10, 2008

S. 2991 (Related)
Consumer-First Energy Act of 2008

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 8, 2008

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