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H.R. 1420: Energy Efficient Government Technology Act

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To amend the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 to promote energy efficiency via information and computing technologies, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Anna Eshoo

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

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Last Updated: Oct 23, 2019
Length: 10 pages
Introduced
Feb 28, 2019
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Sep 9, 2019

This bill passed in the House on September 9, 2019 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis
90% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

My Votes – September 9
    — Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers [R-WA5] on Sep 13, 2019

the daily leader: monday, september 9, 2019
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Sep 8, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 1420 will be negligible.

History

Feb 28, 2019
 
Introduced

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Sep 9, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Sep 25, 2019
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

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Oct 23, 2019
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1420 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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