Energy production & distribution

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Outer Continental Shelf Transboundary Hydrocarbon Agreements Authorization Act H.R. 1613 (113th) DuncanSupportNo
To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to provide for the proper Federal management and oversight of transboundary hydrocarbon reservoirs, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to provide for the proper Federal management and oversight of transboundary hydrocarbon reservoirs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act H.R. 1900 (113th) PompeoSupportNo
To provide for the timely consideration of all licenses, permits, and approvals required under Federal law with respect to the siting, construction, expansion, or operation of any natural gas… More
To provide for the timely consideration of all licenses, permits, and approvals required under Federal law with respect to the siting, construction, expansion, or operation of any natural gas pipeline projects. (by CRS) Hide
Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2014 H.R. 2126 (113th) McKinleySupportNo
To promote energy efficiency, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Offshore Energy and Jobs Act H.R. 2231 (113th) HastingsSupportNo
To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to increase energy exploration and production on the Outer Continental Shelf, provide for equitable revenue sharing for all coastal States, implement… More
To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to increase energy exploration and production on the Outer Continental Shelf, provide for equitable revenue sharing for all coastal States, implement the reorganization of the functions of the former Minerals Management Service into distinct and separate agencies, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Resolving Environmental and Grid Reliability Conflicts Act of 2013 H.R. 271 (113th) OlsonSupportNo
To clarify that compliance with an emergency order under section 202(c) of the Federal Power Act may not be considered a violation of any Federal, State, or local environmental law or regulation, and… More
To clarify that compliance with an emergency order under section 202(c) of the Federal Power Act may not be considered a violation of any Federal, State, or local environmental law or regulation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
All-Of-The-Above Federal Building Energy Conservation Act of 2013 S. 1020 (113th) HoevenSupportNo
A bill to improve energy performance in Federal buildings, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Streamlining Energy Efficiency for Schools Act of 2013 S. 1084 (113th) UdallSupportNo
A bill to amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to establish the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy as the lead Federal agency for coordinating Federal, State, and local… More
A bill to amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to establish the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy as the lead Federal agency for coordinating Federal, State, and local assistance provided to promote the energy retrofitting of schools. (by CRS) Hide
Better Buildings Act of 2013 S. 1191 (113th) BennetSupportNo
A bill to facilitate better alignment, cooperation, and best practices between commercial real estate landlords and tenants regarding energy efficiency in buildings, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to facilitate better alignment, cooperation, and best practices between commercial real estate landlords and tenants regarding energy efficiency in buildings, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
State Energy Race to the Top Initiative Act of 2013 S. 1209 (113th) WarnerSupportNo
A bill to establish a State Energy Race to the Top Initiative to assist energy policy innovation in the States to promote the goal of doubling electric and thermal energy productivity by January 1,… More
A bill to establish a State Energy Race to the Top Initiative to assist energy policy innovation in the States to promote the goal of doubling electric and thermal energy productivity by January 1, 2030. (by CRS) Hide
Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013 S. 761 (113th) ShaheenSupportNo
A bill to promote energy savings in residential and commercial buildings and industry, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
RCCRA Act of 2011 H.R. 1391 (112th) McKinleySupportNo
To prohibit the Environmental Protection Agency from regulating fossil fuel combustion waste under subtitle C of the Solid Waste Disposal Act. (by More
To prohibit the Environmental Protection Agency from regulating fossil fuel combustion waste under subtitle C of the Solid Waste Disposal Act. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Main Street End-Users From Excessive Regulation H.R. 3527 (112th) HultgrenSupportNo
To amend the Commodity Exchange Act to clarify the definition of swap dealer. (by CRS)
Smart Energy Act H.R. 4017 (112th) BassSupportNo
To promote efficient energy use in the Federal and private sectors, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Domestic Energy and Jobs Act H.R. 4480 (112th) GardnerSupportNo
To provide for the development of a plan to increase oil and gas exploration, development, and production under oil and gas leases of Federal lands under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of… More
To provide for the development of a plan to increase oil and gas exploration, development, and production under oil and gas leases of Federal lands under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of Agriculture, the Secretary of Energy, the Secretary of the Interior, and the Secretary of Defense in response to a drawdown of petroleum reserves from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve. (by CRS) Hide
Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2011 S. 1000 (112th) ShaheenSupportNo
A bill to promote energy savings in residential and commercial buildings and industry, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
FCC TECH Act S. 611 (112th) SnoweSupportNo
A bill to provide greater technical resources to FCC Commissioners. (by CRS)
Marine and Hydrokinetic Renewable Energy Promotion Act of 2011 S. 630 (112th) MurkowskiSupportNo
A bill to promote marine and hydrokinetic renewable energy research and development, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Reducing Federal Energy Dollars Act of 2011 S. 963 (112th) CarperSupportNo
A bill to reduce energy costs, improve energy efficiency, and expand the use of renewable energy by Federal agencies, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to reduce energy costs, improve energy efficiency, and expand the use of renewable energy by Federal agencies, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Solar Technology Roadmap Act H.R. 3585 (111th) GiffordsSupportNo
To guide and provide for United States research, development, and demonstration of solar energy technologies, and for other purposes. (by More
To guide and provide for United States research, development, and demonstration of solar energy technologies, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Energy and Commerce Recovery and Reinvestment Act H.R. 629 (111th) WaxmanSupportNo
To provide energy and commerce provisions of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. (by CRS)
Derivatives Markets Transparency and Accountability Act of 2009 H.R. 977 (111th) PetersonOpposeNo
Increases regulation and transparency of futures, options and over the counter markets. The goal is to prevent price distortions resulting from unrestrained speculative trading. Gives the Commodity… More
Increases regulation and transparency of futures, options and over the counter markets. The goal is to prevent price distortions resulting from unrestrained speculative trading. Gives the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) more oversight power of markets including the ability to suspend trading under certain circumstances, set trading limits for some commodities and to prosecute violators. CFTC and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) maintain clearing power over transactions and CFTC must report the trading activity of index funds and swap dealers in agriculture and energy markets. Requires foreign traders (such as from London's financial center) to share trading data. (by CRS) Hide
Gas Turbine Efficiency Act of 2009 S. 2900 (111th) GillibrandSupportNo
A bill to establish a research, development, and technology demonstration program to improve the efficiency of gas turbines used in combined cycle and simple cycle power generation systems. (by… More
A bill to establish a research, development, and technology demonstration program to improve the efficiency of gas turbines used in combined cycle and simple cycle power generation systems. (by CRS) Hide
Renewable Fuels and Energy Independence Promotion Act of 2007 H.R. 196 (110th) PomeroySupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent certain tax incentives for ethanol and biodiesel used as a fuel, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent certain tax incentives for ethanol and biodiesel used as a fuel, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Freight Rail Infrastructure Capacity Expansion Act of 2007 H.R. 2116 (110th) MeekSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives to encourage investment in the expansion of freight rail infrastructure capacity and to enhance modal tax equity. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives to encourage investment in the expansion of freight rail infrastructure capacity and to enhance modal tax equity. (by CRS) Hide
Advanced Geothermal Energy Research and Development Act of 2007 H.R. 2304 (110th) McNerneySupportNo
To direct the Secretary of Energy to conduct a program of research, development, demonstration, and commercial application for geothermal energy, and for other purposes. (by More
To direct the Secretary of Energy to conduct a program of research, development, demonstration, and commercial application for geothermal energy, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 H.R. 2419 (110th) PetersonSupportYes
Farm Bill Extension Act of 2007 (by CRS)
Energy Improvement and Extension Act of 2008 H.R. 6049 (110th) RangelSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for energy production and conservation, to extend certain expiring provisions, to provide individual income tax relief, and for other… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for energy production and conservation, to extend certain expiring provisions, to provide individual income tax relief, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Biodiesel Education and Expansion Act of 2007 S. 1791 (110th) KlobucharSupportNo
This bill amends the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to reauthorize, and increase funding for, the biodiesel fuel education program. (by More
This bill amends the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to reauthorize, and increase funding for, the biodiesel fuel education program. (by CRS) Hide
Lieberman-Warner Climate Security Act of 2008 S. 3036 (110th) BoxerSupportNo
A bill to direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to establish a program to decrease emissions of greenhouse gases, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to establish a program to decrease emissions of greenhouse gases, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Provide Grants from Moneys Collected from Violations of the Corporate Average Fuel Economy Program to Be Used to Expand Infrastructure Necessary to Increase the Availability of Alternative Fuels. S. 331 (110th) ThuneSupportNo
A bill to provide grants from moneys collected from violations of the corporate average fuel economy program to be used to expand infrastructure necessary to increase the availability of alternative… More
A bill to provide grants from moneys collected from violations of the corporate average fuel economy program to be used to expand infrastructure necessary to increase the availability of alternative fuels. (by CRS) Hide