H.R. 5892 (112th): Hydropower Regulatory Efficiency Act of 2012


Jun 5, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

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.


Cathy McMorris Rodgers
Representative for Washington's 5th congressional district


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Last Updated: Jul 10, 2012
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To improve hydropower, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 267 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 9, 2013

H.R. 3680 (Related)
Hydropower Regulatory Efficiency Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 15, 2011

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5892” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 5, 2012
Reported by Committee
Jun 20, 2012
Passed House
Jul 9, 2012
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11 cosponsors (6R, 5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Jul 9, 2012 7:09 p.m.
Passed 372/0

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