H.R. 3246 (111th): Advanced Vehicle Technology Act of 2009


Jul 17, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 16, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.


Gary Peters

Representative for Michigan's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 17, 2009
Length: 22 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for a program of research, development, demonstration and commercial application in vehicle technologies at the Department of Energy.

Summary (CRS)

9/16/2009--Passed House amended.Advanced Vehicle Technology Act of 2009 - Section5 - Authorizes appropriations to the Secretary of Energy for research, development, demonstration, and commercial application of vehicles and related technologies ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 17, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 29, 2009
Reported by Committee

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Sep 16, 2009
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3246”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


16 cosponsors (15D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Sep 16, 2009 3:07 p.m.
Failed 179/253
Sep 16, 2009 3:20 p.m.
Agreed to 369/62
Sep 16, 2009 3:31 p.m.
Agreed to 416/14
Sep 16, 2009 4:06 p.m.
Passed 312/114

Related Bills

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H.R. 1367 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 5, 2011

S. 2843 (Related)
Advanced Vehicle Technology Act of 2010

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 21, 2010

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