New Cosponsors — Jul 23, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. David Loebsack [D-IA2]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Andy Harris [R-MD1]
The bill now has 17 cosponsors (15 Republicans, 2 Democrats).
May 10, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 10, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Georgia's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: May 10, 2012
Length: 3 pages
To amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to establish minimum efficiency standards for self-contained commercial refrigerators and freezers, and to direct the Department of Energy to establish standards for other related products.
5/10/2012--Introduced.Better Use of Refrigerator Regulations Act - Amends the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to establish a total daily energy consumption standard for medium temperature commercial refrigerators manufactured six months ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5710 — 112th Congress: Better Use of Refrigerator Regulations Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5710
“H.R. 5710 — 112th Congress: Better Use of Refrigerator Regulations Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. October 14, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5710>
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