H.R. 6582 (112th): American Energy Manufacturing Technical Corrections Act


Nov 2, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 18, 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 18, 2012.


Pub.L. 112-210


Robert Aderholt

Representative for Alabama's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 11, 2012
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To allow for innovations and alternative technologies that meet or exceed desired energy efficiency goals, and to make technical corrections to existing Federal energy efficiency laws to allow American manufacturers to remain competitive.

Summary (CRS)

Section2 - Amends the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (EPCA) to exempt a walk-in cooler or walk-in freezer component manufactured on or after January 1, 2009, from the requirement that ... Read more >


Nov 2, 2012

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Dec 4, 2012
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Dec 6, 2012
Passed Senate

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Dec 18, 2012
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6582”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


14 cosponsors (9R, 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, as Amended
Dec 4, 2012 2:07 p.m.
Passed 398/2

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Passed Senate with Changes
Last Action: Sep 22, 2012

H.R. 482 (Related)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 26, 2011

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