S. 1971 (113th): NEWS Act of 2014

Introduced:

Jan 29, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 13, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Lisa Murkowski
Senior Senator from Alaska
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 10, 2014
Length: 14 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish an interagency coordination committee or subcommittee with the leadership of the Department of Energy and the Department of the Interior, focused on the nexus between energy and water production, use, and efficiency, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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S. 1218 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 6, 2015

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1971” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Jan 29, 2014
Reported by Committee
Nov 13, 2014

Details

Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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