H.R. 523 (112th): American Fuel Protection Act of 2011


Feb 8, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 8, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Charles “Charlie” Gonzalez

Representative for Texas's 20th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 8, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

To make the United States exclusively liable for certain claims of liability to the extent such liability is a claim for damages resulting from, or aggravated by, the inclusion of ethanol in transportation fuel.

Summary (CRS)

2/8/2011--Introduced.American Fuel Protection Act of 2011 - Deems a claim for liability against a qualified entity as a claim against the United States for damages resulting from, or aggravated by, ... Read more >

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Feb 8, 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. 523”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 6243 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 29, 2010

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