A bill to promote the development of renewable energy on public land, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Montana. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 11, 2013
Length: 35 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on February 11, 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).
9 Cosponsors (7 Democrats, 2 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Heinrich Continues Effort To Strengthen New Mexico's Energy Economy, Improve Energy Permit Process”
— Sen. Martin Heinrich [D-NM] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 29, 2014
Feb 11, 2013
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Jul 29, 2014
Considered by Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
S. 279 (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 S. 279. 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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