H.R. 668 (112th): Secure High-voltage Infrastructure for Electricity from Lethal Damage Act

Introduced:

Feb 11, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 11, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Trent Franks
Representative for Arizona's 2nd congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 11, 2011
Length: 23 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Federal Power Act to protect the bulk-power system and electric infrastructure critical to the defense and well-being of the United States against natural and manmade electromagnetic pulse ("EMP") threats and vulnerabilities.

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H.R. 2417 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 18, 2013

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History

Introduced
Feb 11, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
41 cosponsors (37R, 4D) (show)
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Votes

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