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May 3, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 3, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 3, 2011
Length: 4 pages
To establish an Office of Public Advocate within the Department of Justice to provide services and guidance to citizens in dealing with concerns involving the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, and for other purposes.
5/3/2011--Introduced.Energy Regulatory Public Protection Act - Establishes within the Department of Justice (DOJ) an Office of Public Advocate to represent the interests of members of the general public affected by ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1921 (111th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1533 (113th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1696”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 2, 2009
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 12, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1696 — 112th Congress: Energy Regulatory Public Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1696
“H.R. 1696 — 112th Congress: Energy Regulatory Public Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1696>
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