S. 1175 (111th): A bill to amend the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 to authorize the Secretary of Energy to make loans to electric utilities to carry out projects to comply with any Federal renewable electricity standard, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

Jun 3, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 3, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Maria Cantwell

Senator from Washington

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 3, 2009
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
6/3/2009--Introduced.Amends the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 (PURPA) to direct the Secretary of Energy to make loans to electric utilities to reduce their costs of complying with federal ... Read more >
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Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 16, 2009

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History

Introduced
Jun 3, 2009

Details

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