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S. 987 (115th): 100 by ‘50 Act

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A bill to transition away from fossil fuel sources of energy to 100 percent clean and renewable energy by 2050, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Jeff Merkley

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Oregon. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2017
Length: 319 pages
Introduced:

Apr 27, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 27, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Apr 27, 2017
 
Introduced

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S. 987 (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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