US HB4063 | 2017-2018 | 115th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on October 12 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-10-13 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

POWER Act Power Outage for Weather Emergency Repair Act This bill directs the Department of Energy (DOE) to maintain a database of information on electricity outages that is publicly accessible and includes the specific cause and impact of the outages. DOE shall promulgate a rule to require each electric utility to report to the Energy Information Administration information on electricity outages that interrupt service resulting in a loss of more than 300 megawatts or affecting at least 50,000 electric customers.

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Title

POWER Act Power Outage for Weather Emergency Repair Act

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History

DateChamberAction
2017-10-13HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Energy.
2017-10-12HouseReferred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
2017-10-12HouseIntroduced in House

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