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Sep 27, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on September 27, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 17th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 27, 2008
Length: 27 pages
To direct the Secretary of State to work with the Government of Brazil and the governments of other countries in the Western Hemisphere to develop partnerships to strengthen diplomatic relations and energy security by accelerating the development of biofuels production, research, and infrastructure, and for other purposes.
9/27/2008--Introduced.Western Hemisphere Energy Compact Act of 2008 - Directs the Secretary of State, in coordination with the Secretary of Energy, to seek to establish a regional-based ministerial forum to be ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 7183 — 110th Congress: Western Hemisphere Energy Compact Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr7183
“H.R. 7183 — 110th Congress: Western Hemisphere Energy Compact Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr7183>
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