S. 3571 (111th): Hydropower Renewable Energy Development Act of 2010

Jul 13, 2010 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Lisa Murkowski
Senator from Alaska
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Jul 13, 2010
5 pages
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Last Action: Mar 17, 2011


This bill was introduced on July 13, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Jul 13, 2010
Referred to Committee Jul 13, 2010
Full Title

A bill to extend certain Federal benefits and income tax provisions to energy generated by hydropower resources.


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Hydropower Renewable Energy Development Act of 2010 - Includes hydroelectric energy generated in the United States by a hydroelectric facility within the definition of "renewable energy" for purposes of any federal program or standard.
Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) classify certain hydropower production facilities as a renewable resource for purposes of the tax credit for producing electricity from renewable resources; and (2) eliminate the one-half reduction in the tax credit rate for hydropower facilities.

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