S. 598 (111th): Appliance Standards Improvement Act of 2009


Mar 16, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 16, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jeff Bingaman

Senator from New Mexico



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Last Updated: Mar 16, 2009
Length: 27 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to improve appliance standards, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/16/2009--Introduced.Appliance Standards Improvement Act of 2009 - Amends the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to authorize any person to petition the Secretary of Energy to prescribe or amend test procedures ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 16, 2009

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 598”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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Related Bills

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S. 1462 (Related)
American Clean Energy Leadership Act of 2009

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Last Action: Jul 16, 2009

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