H.Res. 267 (112th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should end all subsidies aimed at specific energy technologies or fuels.

Introduced:
May 12, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Mike Pompeo
Representative for Kansas's 4th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
May 12, 2011
Length
3 pages
 
Status

This resolution was introduced on May 12, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced May 12, 2011
Referred to Committee May 12, 2011
 
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Cosponsors
3 cosponsors (3R) (show)
Committees

House Energy and Commerce

Energy and Power

House Ways and Means

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H.Res. stands for House simple resolution.

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.

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5/12/2011--Introduced.
Declares that the House of Representatives should: (1) provide no new energy subsidies by refusing any legislative proposal that includes new energy subsidy programs of any kind; (2) prohibit the expansion or extension of existing energy subsidies; (3) eliminate existing energy subsidies; and (4) begin tax simplification and reform by eliminating energy tax credits and deductions and reducing income tax rates.

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