To deny certain tax benefits to oil and gas companies and to invest the savings in clean energy programs.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
May 24, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 24, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 21st congressional district
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Last Updated: May 24, 2011
Length: 12 pages
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H.R. 1959 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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