To provide for the establishment of the Home Star Retrofit Rebate Program, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Vermont At Large. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 7, 2010
Length: 79 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 6, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
44 Cosponsors (43 Democrats, 1 Republican)
What legislators are saying
“Welchs Home Star program included in Senate energy bill”
— Rep. Peter Welch [D-VT] (Sponsor) on Jul 28, 2010
“McNerney Provision to Improve Government Efficiency Passes House”
— Rep. Jerry McNerney [D-CA9] (Co-sponsor) on May 7, 2010
“Kind Votes to Create Jobs, Reduce Dependence on Foreign Oil”
— Rep. Ron Kind [D-WI3] on May 6, 2010
Apr 14, 2010
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Apr 15, 2010
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May 6, 2010
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 1329 (111th).
May 6, 2010
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
H.R. 5019 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5019. This is the one from the 111th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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