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H.R. 1315 (116th): Blue Collar to Green Collar Jobs Development Act of 2019

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To amend title II of the Department of Energy Organization Act to reauthorize an office within the Department of Energy, to direct the Secretary of Energy to establish and carry out a comprehensive, nationwide energy-related industries jobs program, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Bobby Rush

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 22, 2019
Length: 19 pages
Introduced
Feb 22, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 17, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).

Cosponsors

5 Cosponsors (5 Democrats)

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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Chairman Rush Highlights Accomplishments of Energy Subcommittee
    — Rep. Bobby Rush [D-IL1] (Sponsor) on Dec 16, 2019

Congressman Griffith's Weekly E-Newsletter 3.4.19
    — Rep. Morgan Griffith [R-VA9] on Mar 4, 2019

Upton and Walden Statement on Full Committee Passage of Energy Bills
    — Rep. Fred Upton [R-MI6] on Jul 17, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 1315 will add $319 million in new spending through 2029.

History

Feb 22, 2019
 
Introduced

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

Feb 27, 2019
 
Considered by Energy

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

Apr 10, 2019
 
Considered by Energy

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

May 16, 2019
 
Considered by Energy

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

Jul 17, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

H.R. 1315 (116th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1315. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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