S. 156 (112th): Water Heater Rating Improvement Act of 2011

A bill to amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to provide a uniform efficiency descriptor for covered water heaters.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Jan 25, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Introduced (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced on January 25, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 6582: American Energy Manufacturing Technical Corrections Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 18, 2012. (compare text)

Herbert “Herb” Kohl

Senator from Wisconsin



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Last Updated: Jan 25, 2011
Length: 7 pages


Jan 25, 2011

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S. 156 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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