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H.R. 2995 (115th): To amend title 31, United States Code, to provide for the issuance of Green Bonds and to establish the United States Green Bank, and for other purposes.

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Elizabeth Esty

Sponsor. Representative for Connecticut's 5th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 22, 2017
Length: 27 pages
Introduced
Jun 22, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 22, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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Esty, Murphy Introduce Green Bank Act to Create Jobs, Reclaim Americas Green Energy Leadership
    — Rep. Elizabeth Esty [D-CT5, 2013-2018] (Sponsor) on Jun 22, 2017

Tonko Releases 2017 Legislative Scorecard
    — Rep. Paul Tonko [D-NY20] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 22, 2017

Tonko Announces Green Bank Bill to Drive U.S. Clean Energy & Efficiency Investments
    — Rep. Paul Tonko [D-NY20] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 23, 2017

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History

Jun 22, 2017
 
Introduced

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H.R. 2995 (115th) 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 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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