S. 1263 (110th): Petroleum Consumer Price Gouging Protection Act


May 2, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 2, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Maria Cantwell
Senator from Washington


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Last Updated: May 2, 2007
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to protect the welfare of consumers by prohibiting price gouging with respect to gasoline and petroleum distillates during natural disasters and abnormal market disruptions, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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S. 357 (Related)
Ten-in-Ten Fuel Economy Act

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Last Action: May 8, 2007

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The “S.” in “S. 1263” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. 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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May 2, 2007


24 cosponsors (22D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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