H.R. 11449 (94th): Lifeline Rate Act

Introduced:
Jan 22, 1976 (94th Congress, 1975–1976)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

H.R. 12531 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Mar 16, 1976

H.R. 12180 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Mar 01, 1976

H.R. 12163 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 26, 1976

S. 3011 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 23, 1976

H.R. 11975 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 19, 1976

H.R. 11938 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 18, 1976

H.R. 11768 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 09, 1976

H.R. 11767 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 09, 1976

Sponsor
Clifford Allen
Representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district
Party
Democrat
Related Bills
H.R. 12531 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 16, 1976

H.R. 12180 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 01, 1976

 
Status

This bill was introduced on January 22, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jan 22, 1976
Referred to Committee Jan 22, 1976
 
Full Title

A bill to reform residential electric utility rates.

Summary

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Cosponsors
4 cosponsors (4D) (show)
Committees

House Energy and Commerce

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1/22/1976--Introduced.
Lifeline Rate Act - Stipulates that no rate schedule of an electric utility shall result in a greater per kilowatt-hour charge to residential electric consumers for a subsistence quantity of electric energy than the lowest charge to any other electric consumer. Sets forth procedures for civil suits and judicial review where violations by utilities as regulatory authorities are alleged under this Act.

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