New Cosponsors — Sep 23, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Sanford Bishop [D-GA2]
New Cosponsor: Rep. James “Jim” Moran [D-VA8, 1991-2014]
The bill now has 19 cosponsors (19 Democrats).
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Feb 4, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on February 4, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 4, 2010
Length: 9 pages
To increase the quantity of solar photovoltaic electricity by providing rebates for the purchase and installation of an additional 10,000,000 solar roofs and additional solar water heating systems with a cumulative capacity of 10,000,000 gallons by 2019.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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. 4597”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4597 — 111th Congress: 10 Million Solar Roofs and 10 Million Gallons of Solar Water Heating Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4597
“H.R. 4597 — 111th Congress: 10 Million Solar Roofs and 10 Million Gallons of Solar Water Heating Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4597>
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