S. 570 (113th): A bill to establish a competitive grant program in the Department of Energy to provide grants to States and units of local government to carry out clean energy and carbon reduction measures, to close big oil company tax loopholes to pay for the competitive grant program and reduce the deficit, and for other purposes.


Mar 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael Bennet

Senior Senator from Colorado



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Last Updated: Mar 14, 2013
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Summary (CRS)

3/14/2013--Introduced.Clean Energy Race to the Top Act of 2013 - Establishes in the Department of Energy (DOE) a program to provide grants to eligible entities, on a competitive basis, to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 14, 2013

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 570”). 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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