Passed House & Senate — Feb 10, 2016
Last Action: On motion that the House agree to the Senate amendment Agreed to without objection.
Explanation: This bill was passed by Congress on February 10, 2016 and goes to the President next.
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Feb 12, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on July 8, 1975 but was never passed by the House.
Senator from Washington
A bill to establish a strategic energy reserve office in the Federal Energy Administration, to create a strategic energy reserve system to minimize the impact of interruptions or reductions of energy imports.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 677”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 677 — 94th Congress: Strategic Energy Reserves Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/s677
“S. 677 — 94th Congress: Strategic Energy Reserves Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1975. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/s677>
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