H.R. 11521 (95th): National Contest for the Invention and Development of an Efficient and Cost-Effective Electric Energy Storage Facility Act


Mar 14, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 14, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Clifford Allen
Representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish a National Contest for the Invention and Development of an Efficient and Cost-effective Electric Energy Storage Facility, capable of storing such energy in huge quantities and over reasonable and needed periods of time, for future use, said contest to be conducted and supervised by the Tennessee Valley Authority, the winner to be awarded from the U.S. Treasury a ten million dollar prize, and for other purposes.

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 11521” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

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Mar 14, 1978


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