H.R. 1550 (111th): Consumer Assistance to Recycle and Save Act of 2009


Mar 17, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 17, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Betty Sutton

Representative for Ohio's 13th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 17, 2009
Length: 21 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To accelerate motor fuel savings nationwide and provide incentives to registered owners of high polluting automobiles to replace such automobiles with new fuel efficient and less polluting automobiles or public transportation.

Summary (CRS)

3/17/2009--Introduced.Consumer Assistance to Recycle and Save Act of 2009 - Establishes in the Department of Transportation the Consumer Assistance to Recycle and Save (CARS) Program.Directs the Secretary of Transportation, for ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 17, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1550”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


35 cosponsors (30D, 5R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 2751 (Related)
FDA Food Safety Modernization Act

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 4, 2011

S. 1248 (Related)
Green Transportation Efficiency Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 11, 2009

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