H.R. 2685 (113th): Smart Grid Advancement Act of 2013


Jul 11, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 11, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jerry McNerney

Representative for California's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 11, 2013
Length: 19 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

7/11/2013--Introduced.Smart Grid Advancement Act of 2013 - Requires the Secretary of Energy (DOE) and the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to:(1) assess the potential for cost-effective integration of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 11, 2013

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2685”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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