Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

Shown Here:
Passed House amended (04/26/2005)

Amends the Steel and Aluminum Energy Conservation and Technology Competitiveness Act of 1988 to authorize appropriations of $12 million for each of FY 2006 through 2010.

Modifies the list of priorities that the Secretary of Energy must consider in reviewing research and development activities for possible inclusion in the Steel Initiative Research Plan. Includes on such list the development of: (1) advanced sheet and bar steel; and (2) technologies that reduce greenhouse gas emissions.