About the bill
- Full Title
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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Sep 27, 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. 7183”). 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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The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr7183>
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