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H.R. 5905 (116th): Joint Long-Term Storage Act of 2020

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To require the Secretary of Energy to establish a demonstration initiative focused on the development of long-duration energy storage technologies, including a joint program to be established in consultation with the Secretary of Defense, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Chris Pappas

Sponsor. Representative for New Hampshire's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 13, 2020
Length: 9 pages
Feb 13, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 13, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


2 Cosponsors (1 Democrat, 1 Republican)


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Rep. Sherrill Applauds House Passage of Bipartisan, Forward-Looking National Defense Authorization Act
    — Rep. Mikie Sherrill [D-NJ11] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 21, 2020

Congressman Schweikert Announces Key Provisions Included in End of Year Legislation
    — Rep. David Schweikert [R-AZ6] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 21, 2020

Rep. Sherrill Secures Passage of Strong, Bipartisan National Defense Authorization Act Focused on Innovation, Preparedness, and Resilience
    — Rep. Mikie Sherrill [D-NJ11] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 1, 2020

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Feb 13, 2020

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H.R. 5905 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5905. 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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