A bill to repeal certain amendments to the Energy Policy and Conservation Act with respect to lighting energy efficiency.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Wyoming. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 17, 2011
Length: 2 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on February 17, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
29 Cosponsors (29 Republicans)
Failed Under Suspension — Jul 12, 2011
What legislators are saying
Feb 17, 2011
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S. 395 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 395. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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