New Cosponsor — Sep 21, 2011
New Cosponsor: Rep. David Loebsack [D-IA2]
The bill now has 16 cosponsors (12 Republicans, 4 Democrats).
Feb 18, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on July 20, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Nebraska's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 18, 2011
Length: 3 pages
To expand small-scale hydropower.
9/23/2011--Reported to House amended, Part I.Small-Scale Hydropower Enhancement Act of 2011 - Exempts from certain Federal Power Act licensing requirements a hydroelectric project that uses only a non-federally owned conduit ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5922 (111th).
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 795”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 795 — 112th Congress: Small-Scale Hydropower Enhancement Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr795
“H.R. 795 — 112th Congress: Small-Scale Hydropower Enhancement Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr795>
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