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H.R. 1109: To amend section 203 of the Federal Power Act.

Sponsor and status

Tim Walberg

Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 7th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 13, 2017
Length: 3 pages

Feb 16, 2017


Passed House (Senate next) on Jun 12, 2017

This bill passed in the House on June 12, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


44% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


Feb 16, 2017

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Jun 7, 2017
Ordered Reported

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Jun 12, 2017
Passed House (Senate next)

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Jun 12, 2017
Reported by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

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Oct 3, 2017
Considered by Energy

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Mar 8, 2018
Considered by Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 1109 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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