All Information (Except Text) for S.2829 - Clean EDGE Act of 2006109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Cantwell, Maria [D-WA] (Introduced 05/17/2006)|
|Committees:||Senate - Finance|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/17/2006 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (All Actions)|
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Short Titles - Senate
Short Titles as Introduced
Clean EDGE Act of 2006
Clean Energy Development for a Growing Economy Act of 2006
Short Titles as Introduced for portions of this bill
- H-Prize Act of 2006
- Oil and Gas Traders Oversight Act of 2006
Official Titles - Senate
Official Titles as Introduced
A bill to reduce the addiction of the United States to oil, to ensure near-term energy affordability and empower American families, to accelerate clean fuels and electricity, to provide government leadership for clean and secure energy, to secure a reliable, affordable, and sustainable energy future, and for other purposes.
Actions Overview (1)
|05/17/2006||Introduced in Senate|
05/17/2006 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (2)
|05/17/2006||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.|
Action By: Senate
|05/17/2006||Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S4706-4707)|
Action By: Senate
05/17/2006 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
05/17/2006 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S4706-4707)
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|Senate Finance||05/17/2006||Referred to|
Subject — Policy Area:
One Policy Area term, which best describes an entire measure, is assigned to every public bill or resolution.
- Administrative procedure
- Agricultural credit
- Air conditioning
- Air pollution control
- Alcohol as fuel
- Alternative energy sources
- Antitrust law
- Automobile industry
- Automobile tires
- Awards, medals, prizes
- Biomass energy
- Building construction
- Business records
- Carbon cycle
- Carbon dioxide
- Civil actions and liability
- Climate change and greenhouse gases
- Cogeneration of electric power and heat
- Commodity Futures Trading Commission
- Commodity exchanges
- Congress and foreign policy
- Congressional investigations
- Congressional reporting requirements
- Consumer education
- Consumer goods
- Corporate mergers
- Data banks
- Department of Defense
- Department of Energy
- Department of Homeland Security
- Department of Transportation
- Depreciation and amortization
- Developing countries
- Diesel motor
- Disaster loans
- Economic assistance
- Economic growth
- Economic impact statements
- Electric power
- Electric power production
- Electric utilities
- Electric utility rates
- Electric vehicles
- Electronic government information
- Energy assistance for the poor
- Energy conservation
- Energy consumption
- Energy development
- Energy efficiency
- Energy prices
- Energy research
- Energy storage
- Energy supplies
- Environmental monitoring
- Environmental technology
- Excise tax
- Executive reorganization
- Export finance
- Federal advisory bodies
- Federally-guaranteed loans
- Fines (Penalties)
- Food stamps
- Foreign exchange
- Foreign trade promotion
- Fossil fuels
- Fringe benefits
- Fuel cells
- Fuel consumption
- Gas industry
- Geophysical prediction
- Geothermal resources
- Government lending
- Government paperwork
- Government procurement
- Government publicity
- Government vehicles
- Governmental investigations
- Higher education
- Hydroelectric power
- Income tax
- Independent regulatory commissions
- Intellectual property
- International competitiveness
- Investment guaranty insurance
- Investment tax credit
- Job creation
- Light rail transit
- Mass rapid transit
- Minimum tax
- Motor vehicle pollution control
- Natural gas
- Natural gas vehicles
- Nitrogen oxides
- Nonprofit organizations
- Nuclear energy
- Ocean energy resources
- Office of Management and Budget
- Oil and gas leases
- Oil and gas royalties
- Oil well drilling
- Parties to actions
- Performance measurement
- Petroleum industry
- Petroleum refineries
- Petroleum reserves
- President and foreign policy
- Public housing
- Public service advertising
- Refuse as fuel
- Research and development
- Research and development facilities
- Restrictive trade practices
- Service stations
- Small business
- Solar energy
- Tax administration
- Tax credits
- Tax deductions
- Tax deferral
- Tax exclusion
- Taxation of foreign income
- Technological innovations
- Technology assessment
- Technology transfer
- Urban affairs
- Urban economic development
- Waste reduction
- Water pollution control
- Wind power
Latest Summary (1)
Introduced in Senate (05/17/2006)
Clean Energy Development for a Growing Economy Act of 2006, or the Clean EDGE Act of 2006 - Instructs the President to develop measures to reduce U.S. dependence on foreign petroleum imports by reducing petroleum in end-uses.
Amends the Internal Revenue Code to modify or create specified alternative fuel, vehicle, and energy tax credits.
Amends the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to establish a low-interest loan program for farmer-owned retail delivery of alternative fuels.
Amends the Clean Air Act to authorize the President to promulgate rules to increase renewable fuel content of motor fuels and clean energy sources.
Directs the Secretary of Transportation to develop Transit-Oriented Development Corridors.
Declares that it is unlawful to sell crude oil, gasoline, or petroleum distillates at a price exceeding certain standards.
Amends the Clayton Act to declare unlawful for any person to refuse to engage in certain regular petroleum or natural gas marketing practices with the primary intention of increasing prices or creating a market shortage.
Oil and Gas Traders Oversight Act of 2006 - Amends the Commodity Exchange Act to instruct the Commodities Futures Trading Commission to promulgate rules governing reporting and recordkeeping for positions involving energy commodities.
Amends the Food Stamp Act of 1977 and the United States Housing Act of 1937 regarding utility costs.
Amends the Small Business Act and the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act to authorize the Administrator of the Small Business Administration and the Secretary of Agriculture, respectively, to make loans to small business concerns injured by significant increases in gas and heating oil prices.
Prescribes specified measures to realize improved vehicle fuel economy.
Amends the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978, the Energy Policy Act of 1992, and the Energy Policy Act of 2005 with respect to federal agency purchases of renewable energy products.
Establishes the Clean Energy Security Collaborative.
Instructs the Secretary of Transportation to establish the National Motor Vehicle Efficiency Improvement Program.
Amends the Global Environmental Protection Assistance Act of 1989 to direct the President to establish a Task Force on International Clean Energy Cooperation.
Establishes the Interagency Center in the Office of International Energy Market Development of the Department of Energy.
Provides for clean energy assistance to developing countries.
Instructs the Secretary of Energy to establish the Office of Advanced Energy Research, Technology Development, and Deployment.
Prescribes guidelines for a near-term vehicle technology program.
H-Prize Act of 2006 - Directs the Secretary of Energy to award competitive cash prizes biennially to advance hydrogen energy technologies.
Expresses the sense of Congress that no tax should be imposed on hydrogen fuel before January 1, 2014.
Authorizes the Secretary of Education to award grants to postsecondary educational institutions to train 10,000 individuals in green building and zero-energy home design and construction.
Establishes the Clean Energy Investment Administration (CEIA).
Amends the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to direct Secretary of Energy to establish a Strategic Gasoline and Fuel Reserve.
Establishes the Strategic Gasoline and Fuel Reserve Fund.
Amends the Internal Revenue Code to eliminate certain tax incentives for major integrated oil companies.
Amends the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to repeal certain oil and gas royalty provisions.