H.R. 4026 (112th): Energy Assistance for American Families 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.


Edward “Ed” Markey

Representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2012
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To reauthorize the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program for fiscal years 2013 through 2016, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/14/2012--Introduced.Energy Assistance for American Families Act - Amends the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Act of 1981 to authorize appropriations for FY2013-FY2016.Permits a state to use any allotment from such appropriations ... Read more >

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Feb 14, 2012

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4026”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


18 cosponsors (18D) (show)
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H.R. 4554 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 2, 2010

H.R. 835 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 26, 2013

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