H.R. 6 (109th): Energy Policy Act of 2005

This was a vote to pass H.R. 6 (109th) in the Senate.

The Energy Policy Act of (Pub.L. 109–58) is a bill passed by the United States Congress on July 29, 2005, and signed into law by President George W. Bush on August 8, 2005, at Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The act, described by proponents as an attempt to combat growing energy problems, changed US energy policy by providing tax incentives and loan guarantees for energy production of various types.

The Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 was repealed, effective February 2006, by the passing of this act.

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109th Congress
Jul 29, 2005
On the Conference Report in the Senate
Conference Report Agreed to

Key: R Yea D Yea R Nay D Nay
Seat position based on our ideology score.
Totals     Republican     Democrat     Independent
  Yea 74
49 25 0
  Nay 26
6 19 1
Required: Simple Majority source: senate.gov

Vote Details

Notes: *Majority Leader’s Vote “Aye” or “Yea”?
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