S. 3601 (111th): Oil Independence for a Stronger America Act of 2010


Jul 15, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 15, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jeff Merkley

Senator from Oregon



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Last Updated: Jul 15, 2010
Length: 208 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to promote the oil independence of the United States, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/15/2010--Introduced.Oil Independence for a Stronger America Act of 2010 - Establishes in the Executive Office of the President a national energy security program to coordinate federal activities and policies to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 15, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3601”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (3D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 1294 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 29, 2011

H.R. 6564 (Related)
Oil Independence for a Stronger America Act of 2010

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 21, 2010

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