S. 977 (113th): Foreign Fuels Reduction Act


May 16, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 16, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bob Corker

Junior Senator from Tennessee



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Last Updated: May 16, 2013
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to provide that a downward adjustment of the volume of cellulosic biofuel results in a pro rata reduction of the volume of renewable fuel and advanced biofuels required under the Renewable Fuel Standard.

Summary (CRS)

5/16/2013--Introduced.Foreign Fuels Reduction Act - Amends Clean Air Act provisions governing the Renewable Fuel Program to require (current law authorizes) the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), when reducing ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 16, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 977”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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