H.R.683 - Energy Emergency Response Act of 2001107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA-7] (Introduced 02/14/2001)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce; Education and the Workforce|
|Latest Action:||04/20/2001 Referred to the Subcommittee on Education Reform.|
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Summary: H.R.683 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Energy Emergency Response Act of 2001 - Amends the following Acts to provide increased funding through FY 2005 for energy programs: (1) the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Act of 1981(for home energy grants); (2) the Energy Conservation and Production Act (for weatherization assistance); and (3) the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (for State energy conservation grants).
Introduced in House (02/14/2001)
Amends the National Energy Conservation Policy Act (NECPA) to: (1) mandate that each Federal agency undertake a comprehensive review of practicable measures for increasing energy and water conservation, and for using renewable energy sources; (2) allow as an approved benefit ancillary to an energy savings or performance contract those savings resulting from reduced operation and maintenance costs at replacement facilities; and (3) repeal the termination dates governing the authority to enter into energy savings performance contracts (thus extending such authority indefinitely).