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H.R. 3117: Transparency and Honesty in Energy Regulations Act of 2017

To prohibit the Secretary of Energy, the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, the Secretary of the Interior, and the Chair of the Council on Environmental Quality from considering the social cost of carbon, the social cost of methane, or the social cost of nitrous oxide, in taking any action, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Evan Jenkins

Sponsor. Representative for West Virginia's 3rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2017
Length: 13 pages
Introduced:

Jun 29, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Jun 29, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on June 29, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis:

11% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jun 29, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jul 27, 2017
 
Considered by Energy and Mineral Resources

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

Pending
 
Ordered Reported

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Passed House (Senate next)

Pending
 
Passed Senate

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Signed by the President

H.R. 3117 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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