S. 656 (113th): Natural Gas Energy and Alternatives Rewards Act


Mar 22, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 22, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert “Bob” Casey Jr.

Senior Senator from Pennsylvania



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Last Updated: Mar 22, 2013
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to promote the domestic development and deployment of natural gas and clean energy technologies.

Summary (CRS)

3/22/2013--Introduced.Natural Gas Energy and Alternatives Rewards Act or the NGEAR Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend through 2016: (1) the excise tax credits for alternative fuels and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 22, 2013

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 656”). 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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S. 2070 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 6, 2012

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