S. 677 (94th): Strategic Energy Reserves Act

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 titles are written by its sponsor.



Feb 12, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

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.


Henry “Scoop” Jackson

Senator from Washington



Feb 12, 1975

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 26, 1975
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.

Jul 8, 1975
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

S. 677 (94th) 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.

This bill was introduced in the 94th Congress, which met from Jan 14, 1975 to Oct 1, 1976. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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