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H.R. 1616 (113th): Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013

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To promote energy savings in residential and commercial buildings and industry, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

David McKinley

Sponsor. Representative for West Virginia's 1st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 18, 2013
Length: 48 pages
Apr 18, 2013
113th Congress (2013–2015)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

See Instead

S. 761 (same title)
Ordered Reported — May 8, 2013

S. 1392 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Jul 31, 2013


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Key House committee approves bipartisan Welch energy efficiency initiative
    — Rep. Peter Welch [D-VT0] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 28, 2014

Kuster Votes in Favor of “Energy Efficiency Improvement Act” to Cut Costs and Improve our Nation’s Energy Efficiency
    — Rep. Ann Kuster [D-NH2] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 6, 2014

Key House committee approves bipartisan Welch energy efficiency initiative; New TENANT STAR program will cut energy use by tenants in commercial buildings
    — Rep. Peter Welch [D-VT0] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 28, 2014

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Apr 18, 2013

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.R. 1616 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1616. This is the one from the 113th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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