H.R.130 - Biofuels Energy Independence Act of 2003108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH-9] (Introduced 01/07/2003)|
|Committees:||House - Agriculture|
|Latest Action:||10/01/2003 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.130 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Biofuels Energy Independence Act of 2003 - Authorizes the Secretary of Agriculture to make and guarantee loans for biofuel production, distribution, development, and storage. Sets forth loan eligibility provisions. Directs the Secretary to establish a related revolving fund.
Introduced in House (01/07/2003)
Authorizes the Secretary of Agriculture to administer a Biofuels Feedstocks Energy Reserve to: (1) provide feedstocks in furtherance of biofuel-based energy production; and (2) support the biofuels energy industry when production is at risk due to feedstock reductions or commodity price increases. Sets forth related provisions respecting commercial commodity purchases, release of commodity stocks, and storage payments.