H.R. 2994 (112th): Marine and Hydrokinetic Renewable Energy Promotion Act of 2011


Sep 21, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 21, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jay Inslee

Representative for Washington's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2011
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To promote marine and hydrokinetic renewable energy research and development, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/21/2011--Introduced.Marine and Hydrokinetic Renewable Energy Promotion Act of 2011 - Amends the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 to require the program of marine and hydrokinetic renewable energy technology ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 21, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2994”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


11 cosponsors (10D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 6344 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 29, 2010

S. 630 (Related)
Marine and Hydrokinetic Renewable Energy Promotion Act of 2011

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 26, 2011

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