Enacted — Signed by the President — Aug 9, 2013
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 9, 2013.
Jun 5, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 9, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Washington's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 10, 2012
Length: 11 pages
To improve hydropower, and for other purposes.
7/9/2012--Passed House without amendment.Hydropower Regulatory Efficiency Act of 2012 - Section3 - Amends the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 (PURPA) to increase from 5,000 to 10,000 kilowatts the ... Read more >
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Reintroduced Bill — Enacted — Signed by the President
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 267 (113th).
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 9, 2013
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 15, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5892 — 112th Congress: Hydropower Regulatory Efficiency Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5892
“H.R. 5892 — 112th Congress: Hydropower Regulatory Efficiency Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5892>
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