To promote the development of renewable energy on public lands, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 8, 2013
Length: 30 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on February 8, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
61 Cosponsors (37 Democrats, 24 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Robust Support for Gosar Energy Legislation”
— Rep. Paul Gosar [R-AZ9] (Sponsor) on Jul 30, 2014
“Gosar Urges Action on Bill to Expand Energy Production, Create Jobs”
— Rep. Paul Gosar [R-AZ9] (Sponsor) on Mar 14, 2014
Feb 8, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 29, 2014
Considered by Energy and Mineral Resources
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
H.R. 596 (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. 596. 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 passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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