H.R. 6545 (112th): To require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to use the commercially available volume of cellulosic biofuel in setting requirements for the renewable fuel program under the Clean Air Act, and for other purposes.


Sep 21, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 21, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Sensenbrenner Jr.

Representative for Wisconsin's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2012
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9/21/2012--Introduced.Amends the Clean Air Act, with respect to reductions in requirements to use cellulosic biofuel under the renewable fuel program, to remove the requirement that the Administrator of the Environmental ... Read more >

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Sep 21, 2012

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H.R. 796 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

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Last Action: Feb 15, 2013

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