To incorporate smart grid capability into the Energy Star Program, to reduce peak electric demand, to reauthorize a energy efficiency public information program to include Smart Grid information, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 11, 2013
Length: 19 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on July 11, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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2 Cosponsors (2 Democrats)
Jun 16, 2011
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2208 (112th).
Jul 11, 2013
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H.R. 2685 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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