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H.R. 4447 (116th): Clean Economy Jobs and Innovation Act

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To establish an energy storage and microgrid grant and technical assistance program.

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Sponsor and status

Tom O’Halleran

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

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Last Updated: Oct 19, 2020
Length: 1206 pages
Introduced
Sep 20, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 24, 2020 but was never passed by the Senate.

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

9 Cosponsors (5 Republicans, 4 Democrats)

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Position statements

Statement of Administration Policy

President Donald Trump [R, 2017-2021]: H.R. 4447 – Clean Economy Jobs and Innovation Act (Sep 21, 2020)

What legislators are saying

OHalleran Votes to Secure New Aid for American Families
    — Rep. Tom O’Halleran [D-AZ1] (Sponsor) on Dec 21, 2020

The DeSaulnier Digest: My Health Story and More
    — Rep. Mark DeSaulnier [D-CA11] on Sep 28, 2020

Van Hollen Applauds House Passage of the Clean Economy Jobs and Innovation Act
    — Sen. Chris Van Hollen [D-MD] on Sep 25, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 4447 will add $125 million in new spending through 2025.

History

Sep 20, 2019
 
Introduced

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Feb 12, 2020
 
Considered by Energy

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Sep 9, 2020
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 15, 2020
 
Text Published

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Sep 15, 2020
 
Reported by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

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Sep 24, 2020
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 4447 (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. 4447. 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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