S. 1093 (112th): Solar Uniting Neighborhoods (SUN) Act of 2011


May 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mark Udall

Senator from Colorado



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Last Updated: May 26, 2011
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that solar energy property need not be located on the property with respect to which it is generating electricity in order to qualify for the residential energy efficient property credit.

Summary (CRS)

5/26/2011--Introduced.Solar Uniting Neighborhoods (SUN) Act of 2011 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to:(1) expand the definitions of "qualified solar electric property expenditure" and "qualified solar water heating property expenditure" ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 26, 2011

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1093”). 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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Related Bills

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S. 3137 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 18, 2010

S. 1225 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 26, 2013

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