H.Res. 162 (112th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that any comprehensive plan to reform our national energy policy must promote the expanded use of renewable and alternative energy sources; increase our domestic refining capacity; promote conservation and increased energy efficiency; expand research and development, including domestic exploration; and enhance consumer education.

Introduced:

Mar 10, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 10, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Robert Latta
Representative for Ohio's 5th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 10, 2011
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/10/2011--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that, in order to meet our nation's growing long-term energy demands and maintain our economic viability in the world marketplace, any comprehensive ...

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Related Bills
H.Res. 58 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 6, 2013

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 162” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Mar 10, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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