To increase energy independence and job creation by increasing safe American energy production, encouraging the development of alternative and renewable energy, and promoting greater efficiencies and conservation for a cleaner environment.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 12, 2009
Length: 153 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
This bill was introduced on June 12, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Rogers and Davis Secure $2 Million for UK Coal-to-Liquids Research”
— Rep. Harold “Hal” Rogers [R-KY5] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 28, 2009
Jul 22, 2008
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6566 (110th).
Jun 12, 2009
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H.R. 2846 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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