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H.R. 3119: 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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Bobby Rush

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

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Last Updated: May 11, 2021
Length: 2 pages
May 11, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)

Ordered Reported on Jun 10, 2021

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on June 10, 2021.


8 Cosponsors (6 Republicans, 2 Democrats)

17% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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What legislators are saying

Rush Applauds Committee Passage of Legislation to Secure Energy Infrastructure In The Wake of Colonial Pipeline Attack
    — Rep. Bobby Rush [D-IL1] (Sponsor) on Jun 10, 2021

Walberg Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Strengthen Cybersecurity for Americas Energy Infrastructure
    — Rep. Tim Walberg [R-MI7] (Co-sponsor) on May 14, 2021

Following Colonial Pipeline Cyberattack, Rush Introduces Two Bipartisan Bills To Enhance Cybersecurity For U.S. Energy Infrastructure
    — Rep. Bobby Rush [D-IL1] (Sponsor) on May 12, 2021

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May 11, 2021

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Jun 10, 2021
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