S. 3110: American Energy and Conservation Act of 2016

A bill to provide for reforms of the administration of the outer Continental Shelf of the United States, to provide for the development of geothermal, solar, and wind energy on public land, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jun 29, 2016

Status:

Failed Cloture on Nov 17, 2016

This bill is provisionally dead due to a failed vote for cloture on November 17, 2016. Cloture is required to move past a Senate filibuster or the threat of a filibuster and takes a 3/5ths vote. In practice, most bills must pass cloture to move forward in the Senate.

Sponsor:

Bill Cassidy

Junior Senator from Louisiana

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 6, 2016
Length: 38 pages

Prognosis:

12% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Jun 29, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 6, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Nov 17, 2016
 
Failed Cloture in the Senate

The Senate must often vote to end debate before voting on a bill, called a cloture vote. The vote on cloture failed. This is often considered a filibuster. The Senate may try again.

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 3110 is 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.

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