US Congress Subject | Energy efficiency and conservation

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
USHB5376Engross
50%
TITLE I--COMMITTEE ON FINANCE Subtitle A--Deficit Reduction Part 1--Corporate Tax Reform imposes an alternative minimum tax of 15% of the average annual adjusted financial statement income of domestic corporations (excluding Subchapter S corporations...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-08-12
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USSB874Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Transportation (DOT) to establish a green transportation infrastructure program to provide competitive grants to states, local governments, and other entities for capital investments in electrified surface transportation inf...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-08-04
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB1925Intro
25%
Provides for federal procurement of clean energy products. Specifically, the bill establishes a Clean Energy Fund at the Department of Energy (DOE) and authorizes DOE to transfer amounts from the fund to federal agencies for clean energy-related purc...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-08-04
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB7900Engross
50%
Authorizes Department of Defense (DOD) activities for FY2023 and addresses related issues. For example, the bill authorizes the procurement of various items, including destroyers and aircraft; modifies inventory requirements for various Air Force pro...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-08-03
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 467.
USHB7636Intro
25%
Expands requirements relating to the procurement and use of energy-efficient lighting in federal buildings. Under current law, public buildings that are constructed or managed by the General Services Administration (GSA) must be equipped with energy-...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-07-20
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 49 - 4.
USSB2510Intro
25%
Provides statutory authority for, and otherwise revises, the National Integrated Heat Health Information System Program to improve the capacity of the United States to prepare for, adapt to, and mitigate health risks of extreme heat. The Office of Oc...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-06-22
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSR661Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes that increased tensions between the United States and China and the COVID-19 pandemic have exposed severe vulnerabilities attributable to overreliance by the United States and other countries on supply chains based solely o...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-06-07
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB7934Intro
25%
To establish a lending program for Latin America and the Caribbean to reaffirm the United States commitment to growth and energy security in the Western Hemisphere.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-06-03
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7935Intro
25%
To reinforce commercial relationships with Latin American and Caribbean allies and expand critical supply chains in the Americas.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-06-03
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7902Intro
25%
Provides a new tax credit through 2024 for 10% of freight railcar fleet modernization expenses (i.e., railcar replacement and modernization expenses for meeting fuel efficiency and performance standards). The bill provides that no more than 2,000 fre...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-27
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB604Intro
25%
Provides support for long-term improvements to public elementary and secondary school facilities. First, the bill sets forth allocations to states and establishes a need-based grant program for local educational agencies (LEAs) to improve school faci...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-18
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 27 - 19.
USSB1768Intro
25%
Provides support for energy efficiency upgrades in homes. Specifically, the bill directs the Department of Energy (DOE) to establish a grant program that supports training on how to efficiently retrofit homes. In addition, DOE must establish a Home E...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-18
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2370Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Energy to establish a Zero-Emission Homes Program that provides rebates to homeowners and owners of multifamily buildings for qualified electrification projects (e.g., electric stoves or heat pumps).
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-18
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB7697Intro
25%
To support the development of limited equity cooperatives in the United States, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-11
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USSB4144Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to establish an energy efficient appliance rebate program to provide rebates for the manufacturing, distribution, and shipment of certain building electrification products, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-04
To Senate Finance Committee
USHR833Intro
25%
This resolution urges the U.S. government, European Union, and other transatlantic partners to increase cooperation and support for Moldova's democratic development, economic and energy independence, and efforts to root out corruption. The resolution...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-27
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
USHB7579Intro
25%
To decrease dependency on People's Republic of China manufacturing and decrease migration due to lost regional economic opportunities.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-26
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB442Engross
50%
Expands requirements relating to the procurement and use of energy-efficient lighting in federal buildings. Under current law, public buildings that are constructed or managed by the General Services Administration (GSA) must be equipped with energy-...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-31
Held at the desk.
USSB3842Intro
25%
Permits state and local coronavirus fiscal recovery funds to be used to address increased costs of essential items. Specifically, the bill authorizes a temporary suspension of sales taxes for essential items, including clothing that does not exceed $...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-22
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB6960Intro
25%
Addresses U.S. energy security and independence, the importation and exportation of fossil fuels, and drawdowns from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve. Specifically, the bill directs the President to prohibit the importation of fossil fuels from Russia...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-21
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB2471PassProvides appropriations to federal agencies for the remainder of FY2022, provides supplemental appropriations for activities to support Ukraine, and modifies or establishes various programs that address a wide range of policy areas. The bill includes...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-15
Became Public Law No: 117-103.
USSB3815Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Emergency Energy Conservation Act of 1979 to allow the President to provide short-term relief to the American people as the United States works to impose a necessary ban on all oil imports from Russia and to restore the ability of...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-10
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB6886Intro
25%
Requires the President to prohibit the importation of crude oil and petroleum products from Russia. In addition, the bill requires the President to obtain congressional approval before (1) declaring a moratorium on the use of hydraulic fracturing, or...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-02
To House Subcommittee on Energy
USHB4350Engross
50%
Authorizes Department of Defense (DOD) activities and programs for FY2022 and addresses various other issues. For example, the bill provides multiyear procurement authority for certain helicopters and destroyers; imposes various cost and operational ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-01
Returned to the Calendar. Calendar No. 144.
USHB6680Intro
25%
To establish the Integrated Blue Economy and Blue Energy Technologies Program, and a Blue Economy Center of Excellence, to support research and development of blue energy technologies.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-02-09
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USSB1368Intro
25%
Addresses housing affordability and availability, makes certain changes to the estate and gift taxes, and contains other related provisions. The Department of Housing and Urban Development shall provide grants to (1) state and local governments that ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-02-09
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection. Hearings held.
USSB3535Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Act of 1981 to increase the availability of heating and cooling assistance, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-01-31
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6437Intro
25%
To amend the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Act of 1981 to increase the availability of heating and cooling assistance, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-01-21
To House Subcommittee on Energy
USHB1848Intro
25%
Establishes several programs and incentives to modernize the nation's communications, drinking water, energy, transportation, health care, and other related infrastructure. For example, the bill provides incentives to make broadband internet more acc...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-01-20
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USHB4599Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Energy (DOE) to establish programs to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the production of iron, steel, and steel mill products. Specifically, DOE must establish a program of research, development, demonstration, and comm...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-01-18
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 161.
USSB1605PassAuthorizes Department of Defense (DOD) activities and programs for FY2022 and addresses various other issues. For example, the bill provides or extends procurement authority for certain helicopters and amphibious shipbuilding programs; imposes variou...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-12-27
Became Public Law No: 117-81.
USSB1201Intro
25%
Sets out priorities for climate action, clean energy, energy diplomacy, reduced deforestation, and related U.S. foreign policy. The Department of State must incorporate climate action and climate diplomacy across all bureaus and U.S. missions abroad....
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-12-15
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported favorably.
USHB6157Intro
25%
Requires actions to address threats to supply chains for critical goods. Under this bill, a critical good is any good, including raw materials and commodities, where a shortage or absence would have a significant effect on (1) U.S. national or econom...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-12-08
To House Consumer Protection and Commerce Committee
USSB2806Intro
25%
Provides for programs and activities in support of forest restoration, wildfire mitigation, and energy resilience. The Department of Agriculture (USDA) shall select landscape-scale forest restoration projects located west of the 100th meridian to imp...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-10-21
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held.
USSB3034Intro
25%
Provides FY2022 appropriations for the Department of the Interior, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and several related agencies. The bill provides appropriations to Interior for the Bureau of Land Management, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Ser...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-10-20
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHR332Intro
25%
This resolution calls for the creation of a Green New Deal with the goals of achieving greenhouse gas and toxic emissions reductions needed to stay under 1.5 degrees Celsius of warming; establishing millions of high-wage union jobs and ensuring econo...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2768Intro
25%
Addresses housing affordability and availability, makes certain changes to the estate and gift taxes, and contains other related provisions. The Department of Housing and Urban Development shall provide grants to (1) state and local governments that ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2644Intro
25%
Authorizes the Department of Housing and Urban Development to provide funding to states, local governments, or Native American nations to carry out Green New Deal projects, such as projects to clean up pollution, climate adaptation measures, or conse...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USSR411Intro
25%
This resolution designates October 6, 2021, as Energy Efficiency Day.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-10-07
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S6992-6993; text: CR S7003)
USHB5492Intro
25%
To establish an Office of Manufacturing Security and Resilience in the Department of Commerce, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-10-06
To House Consumer Protection and Commerce Committee
USHB5495Intro
25%
To establish the Supply Chain Resiliency and Crisis Response Office in the Department of Commerce, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-10-06
To House Consumer Protection and Commerce Committee
USHB4309Intro
25%
Sets forth provisions to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, including by establishing (1) a Clean Energy Deployment Administration within the Department of Energy; (2) a zero-emission electricity standard; and (3) incentives, such as tax credits and gr...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-10-01
Executive Comment Requested from Def Nuc Agcy.
USHB5369Intro
25%
Revises the definition of qualifying advanced energy project for purposes of the tax credit for such project. Specifically, the bill expands the definition to include property designed to produce energy from water, property designed to produce energy...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-24
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB2803Intro
25%
A bill to authorize funds for Federal-aid highways, highway safety programs, and transit programs, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2792Intro
25%
Authorizes Department of Defense (DOD) activities for FY2022 and addresses related issues. For example, the bill provides or extends procurement authority for certain helicopters and amphibious shipbuilding programs; requires DOD to establish executi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-22
An errata sheet on written report No. 117-39 was printed.
USHB5296Intro
25%
Provides statutory authority for, and otherwise revises, the National Integrated Heat Health Information System Program to improve the capacity of the United States to prepare for, adapt to, and mitigate health risks of extreme heat. The Office of Oc...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-21
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHR651Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the Department of Defense (DOD) should take the most recent Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report into consideration when carrying out resiliency efforts and making e...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-17
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB5195Intro
25%
Provides federal housing assistance to Indians and Native Hawaiians. Specifically, the bill reauthorizes through FY2026 and otherwise revises housing assistance block grants for Indians and Native Hawaiians. Among other things, the Department of Hous...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-15
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 35 - 15.
USSB2719Intro
25%
Establishes the U.S.-India Climate and Clean Energy Agenda 2030 Partnership and addresses related issues. The partnership shall serve as the primary forum and funding mechanism for U.S.-India cooperation on clean energy technology matters. The Depart...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-13
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB5233Intro
25%
Expands the tax credit for nonbusiness energy property to include a credit for home energy audits. The amount of such credit is 30% of the cost of a home energy audit, not to exceed $150. The bill defines home energy audit to mean an inspection and w...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-09-10
To House Ways And Means Committee
Syndicate content
feedback