H.Res. 615 (110th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3221) moving the United States toward greater energy independence and security, developing innovative new technologies, reducing carbon emissions, creating green jobs, protecting consumers, increasing clean renewable energy production, and modernizing our energy infrastructure, and for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2776) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax incentives for the production of renewable energy and energy conservation.
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Aug 3, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Aug 4, 2007
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- 8/4/2007--Passed House without amendment.Sets forth the rule for consideration of: (1) H.R. 3221 (New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security, and Consumer Protection Act); and (2) H.R. 2776 (Renewable Energy ...
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On Ordering the Previous Question: H RES 615 Providing for consideration of H.R. 3221, Energy Policy Act and H.R. 2776, to provide tax incentives for the production of renewable energy and energy conservationAug 4, 2007 10:58 a.m.
Passed 220/186Aug 4, 2007 11:07 a.m.
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