To promote energy savings in residential and commercial buildings and industry, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for West Virginia's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 18, 2013
Length: 48 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on April 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Ordered Reported — May 8, 2013
Ordered Reported — Jul 31, 2013
What legislators are saying
“Key House committee approves bipartisan Welch energy efficiency initiative”
— Rep. Peter Welch [D-VT0] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 28, 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
Apr 18, 2013
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Apr 30, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2177 (114th).
H.R. 1616 (113th) 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 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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