H.R.2112 - Purchasing Low-Emission Vehicles for Use in Government (PLUG) Act110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Israel, Steve [D-NY-2] (Introduced 05/02/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Oversight and Government Reform|
|Latest Action:||05/16/2007 Referred to the Subcommittee on Government Management, Organization, and Procurement.|
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Summary: H.R.2112 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/02/2007)
Purchasing Low-Emission Vehicles for Use in Government (PLUG) Act - Amends the Energy Policy Act of 1992 to instruct the Secretary of Energy to ensure that the federal government acquires not fewer than 50,000 plug-in hybrid electric vehicles manufactured in the United States by U.S. entities.
Defines a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle as a light duty vehicle propelled by an internal combustion engine or heat engine using: (1) a combustible fuel; (2) an on-board, rechargeable storage device; and (3) a device that collects electricity from an off-board source.