Electric Power utilities (Natural Resources related)

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Public Power Risk Management Act of 2013 H.R. 1038 (113th) LaMalfaSupportNo
To provide equal treatment for utility special entities using utility operations-related swaps, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Energy Consumers Relief Act of 2013 H.R. 1582 (113th) CassidySupportNo
To protect consumers by prohibiting the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency from promulgating as final certain energy-related rules that are estimated to cost more than $1 billion… More
To protect consumers by prohibiting the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency from promulgating as final certain energy-related rules that are estimated to cost more than $1 billion and will cause significant adverse effects to the economy. (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 Efficient Government Technology Act H.R. 2126 (113th) McKinleySupportNo
To promote energy efficiency, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act of 2013 H.R. 2218 (113th) McKinleySupportNo
To amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to encourage recovery and beneficial use of coal combustion residuals and establish requirements for the proper management and disposal of coal… More
To amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to encourage recovery and beneficial use of coal combustion residuals and establish requirements for the proper management and disposal of coal combustion residuals that are protective of human health and the environment. (by CRS) Hide
Responsibly And Professionally Invigorating Development Act of 2014 H.R. 2641 (113th) MarinoSupportNo
To provide for improved coordination of agency actions in the preparation and adoption of environmental documents for permitting determinations, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for improved coordination of agency actions in the preparation and adoption of environmental documents for permitting determinations, 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
Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act of 2014 H.R. 3080 (113th) ShusterSupportNo
To provide for improvements to the rivers and harbors of the United States, to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for improvements to the rivers and harbors of the United States, to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
North American Energy Infrastructure Act H.R. 3301 (113th) UptonSupportNo
To require approval for the construction, connection, operation, or maintenance of oil or natural gas pipelines or electric transmission facilities at the national boundary of the United States for… More
To require approval for the construction, connection, operation, or maintenance of oil or natural gas pipelines or electric transmission facilities at the national boundary of the United States for the import or export of oil, natural gas, or electricity to or from Canada or Mexico, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Innovation Act H.R. 3309 (113th) GoodlatteSupportNo
To amend title 35, United States Code, and the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act to make improvements and technical corrections, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 35, United States Code, and the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act to make improvements and technical corrections, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Electricity Security and Affordability Act H.R. 3826 (113th) WhitfieldSupportNo
To provide direction to the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency regarding the establishment of standards for emissions of any greenhouse gas from fossil fuel-fired electric utility… More
To provide direction to the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency regarding the establishment of standards for emissions of any greenhouse gas from fossil fuel-fired electric utility generating units, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting and Securing Chemical Facilities from Terrorist Attacks Act of 2014 H.R. 4007 (113th) MeehanSupportNo
To recodify and reauthorize the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program. (by CRS)
Endangered Species Transparency and Reasonableness Act H.R. 4315 (113th) HastingsSupportNo
To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to require publication on the Internet of the basis for determinations that species are endangered species or threatened species, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to require publication on the Internet of the basis for determinations that species are endangered species or threatened species, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Futures Customer Protection Act H.R. 4413 (113th) LucasSupportNo
To reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, to better protect futures customers, to provide end users with market certainty, to make basic reforms to ensure transparency and… More
To reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, to better protect futures customers, to provide end users with market certainty, to make basic reforms to ensure transparency and accountability at the Commission, to help farmers, ranchers, and end users manage risks to help keep consumer costs low, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2014 H.R. 4457 (113th) TiberiSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend increased expensing limitations, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend increased expensing limitations, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Waters of the United States Regulatory Overreach Protection Act of 2014 H.R. 5078 (113th) SoutherlandSupportNo
To preserve existing rights and responsibilities with respect to waters of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Helium Stewardship Act of 2013 H.R. 527 (113th) HastingsSupportNo
To amend the Helium Act to complete the privatization of the Federal helium reserve in a competitive market fashion that ensures stability in the helium markets while protecting the interests of… More
To amend the Helium Act to complete the privatization of the Federal helium reserve in a competitive market fashion that ensures stability in the helium markets while protecting the interests of American taxpayers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Bureau of Reclamation Small Conduit Hydropower Development and Rural Jobs Act H.R. 678 (113th) TiptonSupportNo
To authorize all Bureau of Reclamation conduit facilities for hydropower development under Federal Reclamation law, and for other purposes. (by More
To authorize all Bureau of Reclamation conduit facilities for hydropower development under Federal Reclamation law, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Pathway for SGR Reform Act of 2013 H.J.Res. 59 (113th) RogersSupportNo
Making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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)
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
Job Creation Through Energy Efficient Manufacturing Act S. 1501 (113th) MerkleySupportNo
A bill to establish a Financing Energy Efficient Manufacturing Program in the Department of Energy to provide financial assistance to promote energy efficiency and onsite renewable technologies in… More
A bill to establish a Financing Energy Efficient Manufacturing Program in the Department of Energy to provide financial assistance to promote energy efficiency and onsite renewable technologies in manufacturing and industrial facilities. (by CRS) Hide
Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2014 S. 2074 (113th) ShaheenSupportNo
A bill to promote energy savings in residential buildings and industry, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Expiring Provisions Improvement, Reform, and Efficiency Act of 2014 S. 2260 (113th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend certain expiring provisions, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2014 S. 2262 (113th) ShaheenSupportNo
A bill to promote energy savings in residential buildings and industry, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Metal Theft Prevention Act of 2013 S. 394 (113th) KlobucharSupportNo
A bill to prohibit and deter the theft of metal, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act of 2013 S. 601 (113th) BoxerSupportNo
A bill to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, to authorize the Secretary of the Army to construct various projects for improvements to rivers and harbors of… More
A bill to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, to authorize the Secretary of the Army to construct various projects for improvements to rivers and harbors of the United States, and for other purposes. (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
Clean Water Cooperative Federalism Act of 2011 H.R. 2018 (112th) MicaSupportNo
To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to preserve the authority of each State to make determinations relating to the State's water quality standards, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to preserve the authority of each State to make determinations relating to the State's water quality standards, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011 H.R. 2250 (112th) GriffithSupportNo
To provide additional time for the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to issue achievable standards for industrial, commercial, and institutional boilers, process heaters, and… More
To provide additional time for the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to issue achievable standards for industrial, commercial, and institutional boilers, process heaters, and incinerators, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act H.R. 2273 (112th) McKinleySupportNo
To amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to facilitate recovery and beneficial use, and provide for the proper management and disposal, of materials generated by the combustion of coal and… More
To amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to facilitate recovery and beneficial use, and provide for the proper management and disposal, of materials generated by the combustion of coal and other fossil fuels. (by CRS) Hide
Transparency in Regulatory Analysis of Impacts on the Nation Act of 2011 H.R. 2401 (112th) SullivanSupportNo
To require analyses of the cumulative and incremental impacts of certain rules and actions of the Environmental Protection Agency, and for other purposes. (by More
To require analyses of the cumulative and incremental impacts of certain rules and actions of the Environmental Protection Agency, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Bureau of Reclamation Small Conduit Hydropower Development and Rural Jobs Act of 2012 H.R. 2842 (112th) TiptonSupportNo
To authorize all Bureau of Reclamation conduit facilities for hydropower development under Federal Reclamation law, and for other purposes. (by More
To authorize all Bureau of Reclamation conduit facilities for hydropower development under Federal Reclamation law, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Renewable Energy Production Tax Credit Extension Act of 2011 H.R. 3307 (112th) ReichertSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the renewable energy credit. (by CRS)
Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012 H.R. 3630 (112th) CampSupportYes
A bill to extend the payroll tax holiday, unemployment compensation, Medicare physician payment, provide for the consideration of the Keystone XL pipeline, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to extend the payroll tax holiday, unemployment compensation, Medicare physician payment, provide for the consideration of the Keystone XL pipeline, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Resolving Environmental and Grid Reliability Conflicts Act of 2012 H.R. 4273 (112th) 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
Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act of 2011 H.R. 527 (112th) SmithSupportNo
To amend chapter 6 of title 5, United States Code (commonly known as the Regulatory Flexibility Act), to ensure complete analysis of potential impacts on small entities of rules, and for other… More
To amend chapter 6 of title 5, United States Code (commonly known as the Regulatory Flexibility Act), to ensure complete analysis of potential impacts on small entities of rules, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Hydropower Regulatory Efficiency Act of 2012 H.R. 5892 (112th) McMorris RodgersSupportNo
To improve hydropower, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 H.R. 8 (112th) CampSupportYes
An act entitled the "American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012". (by CRS)
Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2011 H.R. 872 (112th) GibbsSupportNo
To amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify Congressional intent regarding the regulation of the use of pesticides in or… More
To amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify Congressional intent regarding the regulation of the use of pesticides in or near navigable waters, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Building American Jobs Act of 2011 H.R. 992 (112th) LevinSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to create jobs through increased investment in infrastructure, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to create jobs through increased investment in infrastructure, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Battery Innovation Act of 2011 S. 1351 (112th) StabenowSupportNo
A bill to promote the development, manufacturing, and use of advanced batteries, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011 S. 1392 (112th) CollinsSupportNo
A bill to provide additional time for the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to issue achievable standards for industrial, commercial, and institutional boilers, process heaters,… More
A bill to provide additional time for the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to issue achievable standards for industrial, commercial, and institutional boilers, process heaters, and incinerators, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act S. 1751 (112th) HoevenSupportNo
A bill to amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to facilitate recovery and beneficial use, and provide for the proper management and disposal, of materials generated by the combustion of… More
A bill to amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to facilitate recovery and beneficial use, and provide for the proper management and disposal, of materials generated by the combustion of coal and other fossil fuels. (by CRS) Hide
MAP-21 S. 1813 (112th) BoxerSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize Federal-aid highway and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Preserve the Waters of the United States Act S. 2245 (112th) BarrassoSupportNo
A bill to preserve existing rights and responsibilities with respect to waters of the United States. (by CRS)
Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2012 S. 3240 (112th) StabenowSupportNo
An original bill to reauthorize agricultural programs through 2017, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Safe Chemicals Act of 2011 S. 847 (112th) LautenbergOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to ensure that risks from chemicals are adequately understood and managed, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to ensure that risks from chemicals are adequately understood and managed, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
A Joint Resolution Disapproving a Rule Submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency Relating to the Mitigation by States of Cross-Border Air Pollution Under the Clean Air Act. S.J.Res. 27 (112th) PaulSplitNo
A joint resolution disapproving a rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to the mitigation by States of cross-border air pollution under the Clean Air Act. (by More
A joint resolution disapproving a rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to the mitigation by States of cross-border air pollution under the Clean Air Act. (by CRS) Hide
Carbon Capture and Storage Early Deployment Act H.R. 1689 (111th) BoucherSupportNo
To accelerate the development and early deployment of systems for the capture and storage of carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuel electric generation facilities, and for other purposes.… More
To accelerate the development and early deployment of systems for the capture and storage of carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuel electric generation facilities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009 H.R. 2454 (111th) WaxmanSupportNo
To create clean energy jobs, achieve energy independence, reduce global warming pollution and transition to a clean energy economy. (by More
To create clean energy jobs, achieve energy independence, reduce global warming pollution and transition to a clean energy economy. (by CRS) Hide
Coal Ash Reclamation, Environment, and Safety Act of 2009 H.R. 493 (111th) RahallOpposeNo
To direct the Secretary of the Interior to promulgate regulations concerning the storage and disposal of matter referred to as "other wastes" in the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation… More
To direct the Secretary of the Interior to promulgate regulations concerning the storage and disposal of matter referred to as "other wastes" in the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977, and for other purposes. (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
Promoting Electric Vehicles Act of 2010 S. 3495 (111th) DorganSupportNo
A bill to promote the deployment of plug-in electric drive vehicles, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
A Joint Resolution Disapproving a Rule Submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency Relating to the Endangerment Finding and the Cause or Contribute Findings for Greenhouse Gases Under Section 202(A) of the Clean Air Act. S.J.Res. 26 (111th) MurkowskiSupportNo
A joint resolution disapproving a rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to the endangerment finding and the cause or contribute findings for greenhouse gases under section… More
A joint resolution disapproving a rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to the endangerment finding and the cause or contribute findings for greenhouse gases under section 202(a) of the Clean Air Act. (by CRS) Hide
Bureau of Reclamation Site Security Costs Act of 2007 H.R. 1662 (110th) NapolitanoSupportNo
Makes costs incurred by the Secretary of the Interior for the physical fortification of Bureau of Reclamation facilities to satisfy increased post-September 11, 2001, security needs non-reimbursable.… More
Makes costs incurred by the Secretary of the Interior for the physical fortification of Bureau of Reclamation facilities to satisfy increased post-September 11, 2001, security needs non-reimbursable. (by CRS) Hide
Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 H.R. 2419 (110th) PetersonSupportYes
Farm Bill Extension Act of 2007 (by CRS)
Clean Water Restoration Act of 2007 H.R. 2421 (110th) OberstarOpposeNo
This bill amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify the jurisdiction of the United States over waters of the United States. (by More
This bill amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify the jurisdiction of the United States over waters of the United States. (by CRS) Hide
Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2007 H.R. 2776 (110th) RangelSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax incentives for the production of renewable energy and energy conservation. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax incentives for the production of renewable energy and energy conservation. (by CRS) Hide
To Provide for the Establishment of the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy. H.R. 364 (110th) GordonSupportNo
Establishes the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) within the Department of Energy to reduce the amount of energy the United States imports from foreign sources by 20% over the next 10… More
Establishes the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) within the Department of Energy to reduce the amount of energy the United States imports from foreign sources by 20% over the next 10 years. (by CRS) (by CRS) Hide
Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2008 H.R. 5351 (110th) RangelSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax incentives for the production of renewable energy and energy conservation. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax incentives for the production of renewable energy and energy conservation. (by CRS) Hide
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
Alternative Minimum Tax and Extenders Tax Relief Act of 2008 S. 2886 (110th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to amend certain expiring provisions. (by CRS)
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
Warm in Winter and Cool in Summer Act S. 3186 (110th) SandersSupportNo
A bill to provide funding for the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program. (by CRS)
Public Buildings Cost Reduction Act of 2007 S. 992 (110th) BoxerSupportNo
This bill aims to reduce emissions by using cost-effective lighting in public buildings (by CRS)