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H.R. 362: Energy Emergency Leadership Act

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To amend the Department of Energy Organization Act with respect to functions assigned to Assistant Secretaries, 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: Oct 28, 2019
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Jan 9, 2019
Status

Ordered Reported on Jul 17, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on July 17, 2019.

Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Rush Legislative Initiatives Receive Unanimous Committee Support
    — Rep. Bobby Rush [D-IL1] (Sponsor) on Jul 17, 2019

Committee Passes Walberg-Backed Legislation to Combat Illegal Robocalls, Promote Energy Cybersecurity
    — Rep. Tim Walberg [R-MI7] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 18, 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

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 362 will be negligible.

History

Jan 9, 2019
 
Introduced

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May 16, 2019
 
Considered by Energy

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Jul 17, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Oct 28, 2019
 
Reported by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

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H.R. 362 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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