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H.R. 306: Energy Efficient Government Technology Act

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 306 requires several federal agencies to coordinate to develop an implementation strategy for the maintenance, purchase, and use of energy-efficient and energy saving information technologies in an attempt to reduce energy consumption at federal government data centers. The bill requires the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to track and report on each agency’s progress. The bill also requires the Department of Energy (DOE) to establish an open data initiative to help share best practices and support further innovation, and develop a metric that measures data center ...

Sponsor and status

Anna Eshoo

Sponsor. Representative for California's 18th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jan 11, 2017
Length: 9 pages
Introduced:

Jan 5, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jan 10, 2017

This bill passed in the House on January 10, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

31% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jan 5, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jan 10, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 306 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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