H.R. 1022 (113th): Securing Energy Critical Elements and American Jobs Act of 2013


Mar 6, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on July 22, 2014.


Eric Swalwell

Representative for California's 15th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 6, 2013
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To develop an energy critical elements program, to amend the National Materials and Minerals Policy, Research and Development Act of 1980, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/6/2013--Introduced.Securing Energy Critical Elements and American Jobs Act of 2013 - Establishes in the Department of Energy (DOE) a research, development, and commercial application program to assure the long-term, secure, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 6, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 22, 2014
Failed in the House Under Suspension

Passage was attempted under a fast-track procedure called "suspension of the rules." The vote failed, but the bill can be voted on again.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1022”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Jul 22, 2014 7:14 p.m.
Failed 260/143

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H.R. 2687 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 8, 2015

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