Summary: H.R.4168 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (09/28/2010)

Algae-based Renewable Fuel Promotion Act of 2010 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to modify the definition of "cellulosic biofuel" for purposes of the cellulosic biofuel producer tax credit and the special depreciation allowance to mean any liquid fuel which is derived solely from qualified feedstocks. Defines "qualified feedstocks" as any lignocellulosic or hemicellulosic matter that is available on a renewable or recurring basis and any cultivated algae, cyanobacteria, or lemna.

Provides for compliance of the budgetary effects of this Act with the Statutory Pay-As-You-Go Act of 2010.