H.R. 4017 (112th): Smart Energy Act


Feb 14, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 14, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Charles “Charlie” Bass

Representative for New Hampshire's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2012
Length: 24 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To promote efficient energy use in the Federal and private sectors, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/14/2012--Introduced.Smart Energy Act -Amends the National Energy Conservation Policy Act (NECPA) to direct each federal agency to implement requirements for the use of energy and water efficiency measures in federal ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 14, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4017”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


14 cosponsors (8D, 6R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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