S. 1933 (114th): Electrify Africa Act of 2015

A bill to establish a comprehensive United States Government policy to encourage the efforts of countries in sub-Saharan Africa to develop an appropriate mix of power solutions, including renewable energy, for more broadly distributed electricity access in order to support poverty reduction, promote development outcomes, and drive economic growth, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Aug 4, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Referred to Committee (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced on August 4, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

S. 2152: Electrify Africa Act of 2015
Enacted — Signed by the President on Feb 8, 2016. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Bob Corker

Junior Senator from Tennessee

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 4, 2015
Length: 24 pages

History

Aug 4, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

S. 1933 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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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