H.R. 11938 (94th): Lifeline Rate Act


Feb 18, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 18, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dominick Daniels

Representative for New Jersey's 14th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to reform residential electric utility rates.

Summary (CRS)

2/18/1976--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 ... Read more >

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Feb 18, 1976

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H.R. 11449 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 22, 1976

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