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This bill has been added to the Senate’s floor schedule for the next legislative day.
Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Sep 15, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 16, 2008 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for West Virginia's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 18, 2008
Length: 292 pages
To advance the national security interests of the United States by reducing its dependency on oil through renewable and clean, alternative fuel technologies while building a bridge to the future through expanded access to Federal oil and natural gas resources, revising the relationship between the oil and gas industry and the consumers who own those resources and deserve a fair return from the development of publicly owned oil and gas, ending tax subsidies for large oil and gas companies, and facilitating energy efficiencies in the building, housing, and transportation sectors, and for other purposes.
9/16/2008--Passed House without amendment.Comprehensive American Energy Security and Consumer Protection Act - TitleI - Federal Oil and Gas LeasingSubtitleA - Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas LeasingSection101 - Prohibits oil ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 1433 (110th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6899”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6899 — 110th Congress: Comprehensive American Energy Security and Consumer Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6899
“H.R. 6899 — 110th Congress: Comprehensive American Energy Security and Consumer Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6899>
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