To amend the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 regarding energy diplomacy and security within the Department of State, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 3, 2019
Length: 5 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on May 22, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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8 Cosponsors (5 Republicans, 3 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Ron Wright Files H.R. 2046 The Energy Diplomacy Act”
— Rep. Ron Wright [R-TX6, 2019-2021] (Sponsor) on Jun 4, 2019
“Texas Lawmakers Introduce Bipartisan Energy Diplomacy Act”
— Rep. Vicente Gonzalez [D-TX15] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 15, 2019
What stakeholders are saying
Apr 3, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 22, 2019
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. 2046 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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