H.R. 2998 (111th): American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009


Jun 23, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 23, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Henry Waxman

Representative for California's 30th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 23, 2009
Length: 1201 pages

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H.R. 2454 (same title)
Passed House — Jun 26, 2009

About the bill

Full Title

To create clean energy jobs, achieve energy independence, reduce global warming pollution and transition to a clean energy economy.

Summary (CRS)

6/23/2009--Introduced.American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009 - Amends the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 to establish a combined efficiency and renewable electricity standard that requires specified ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 23, 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. 2998”). 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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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. 2454 (Related)
American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009

Passed House
Last Action: Jun 26, 2009

S. 1733 (Related)
Clean Energy Jobs and American Power Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 5, 2009

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