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H.R. 7639 (93rd): Emergency Fuels and Energy Allocation Act

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A bill to authorize the President of the United States to allocate energy and fuels when he determines and declares that extraordinary shortages or dislocations in the distribution of energy and fuels exist or are imminent and that the public health, safety, or welfare is thereby jeopardized; to provide for the delegation of authority to the Secretary of the Interior; and for other purposes.

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May 9, 1973
93rd Congress (1973–1974)
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Ella Grasso

Representative for Connecticut's 6th congressional district


See Instead

S. 1570 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Nov 27, 1973



May 9, 1973

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H.R. 7639 (93rd) 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. 7639. This is the one from the 93rd Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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