To amend the Federal Power Act to protect the bulk-power system and electric infrastructure critical to the defense and well-being of the United States against natural and manmade electromagnetic pulse ("EMP") threats and vulnerabilities.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 18, 2013
Length: 25 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on June 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Feb 11, 2011
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 668 (112th).
Jun 18, 2013
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H.R. 2417 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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