H.R. 91 (112th): Better Use of Light Bulbs Act


Jan 5, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 5, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joe Barton

Representative for Texas's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 5, 2011
Length: 2 pages

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H.R. 2417 (same title)
Failed Under Suspension — Jul 12, 2011

About the bill

Full Title

To repeal certain amendments to the Energy Policy and Conservation Act with respect to lighting energy efficiency.

Summary (CRS)

1/5/2011--Introduced.Better Use of Light Bulbs Act - Repeals provisions of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 concerning lighting energy efficiency, including provisions that:(1) prescribe energy efficiency standards for ... Read more >

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Jan 5, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 91”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


69 cosponsors (68R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 6144 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 16, 2010

S. 395 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 17, 2011

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