Jul 6, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on July 12, 2011.
Representative for Texas's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 6, 2011
Length: 2 pages
About the bill
To repeal certain amendments to the Energy Policy and Conservation Act with respect to lighting energy efficiency, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6144 (111th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Failed in the House Under Suspension
Passage was attempted under a fast-track procedure called "suspension of the rules." The vote failed, but the bill can be voted on again.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2417 — 112th Congress: Better Use of Light Bulbs Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2417
“H.R. 2417 — 112th Congress: Better Use of Light Bulbs Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. August 28, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2417>
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