H.R. 3247 (111th): To establish a social and behavioral sciences research program at the Department of Energy, and for other purposes.


Jul 17, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 29, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Brian Baird
Representative for Washington's 3rd congressional district


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Last Updated: Jul 17, 2009
Length: 5 pages

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Summary (CRS)
7/17/2009--Introduced.Directs the Secretary of Energy to establish a social and behavioral sciences research program to identify and understand social and behavioral factors influencing energy consumption and acceptance and adoption rates ...

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Jul 17, 2009
Reported by Committee
Jul 29, 2009


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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