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Titles (3)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

POWER Act
Public Oversight of Wholesale Electric Rates Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose a windfall profit tax on wholesale electric energy sold in the Western System Coordinating Council.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
02/06/2001Introduced in House

All Actions (2)

Date
02/06/2001Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.
Action By: House of Representatives
02/06/2001Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (2)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Kucinich, Dennis J. [D-OH-10] 03/08/2001
Rep. Baird, Brian [D-WA-3] 07/10/2001

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Ways and Means02/06/2001 Referred to

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Subjects (8)


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Introduced in House (02/06/2001)

Public Oversight of Wholesale Electric Rates Act or POWER Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to impose an excise tax on the windfall profit from the sale of electricity at wholesale in the Western System Coordinating Council. Sets the tax at 100 percent of the windfall profit.