About the bill
Whenever you buy food, nutrition facts tell you how many calories, sugar, saturated fat and other vitamins are in your product. The government also mandates disclosure on elements of other products too. But not for oil, where a consumer generally doesn’t know where in the world their product at the gas pump comes from and what its environmental impact may be.
What the bill does
Last week Rep. Jared Huffman (D-CA2) introduced H.R. 6082, the Know Your Oil Act. Under current law, an agency within the Department of ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 20, 2016
Length: 3 pages
Sep 20, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 20, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 20, 2016
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H.R. 6082 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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