S.389 - Freedom Fuels Act of 2013113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Baucus, Max [D-MT] (Introduced 02/26/2013)|
|Committees:||Senate - Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||02/26/2013 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.|
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Summary: S.389 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (02/26/2013)
Freedom Fuels Act of 2013 - Authorizes the Secretary of Defense (DOD) to enter into one or more contracts for the procurement of liquid transportation fuel, including jet fuel, that: (1) meets requirements of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 relating to the procurement and acquisition of alternative fuels; (2) uses a feedstock produced within a state; and (3) is refined, manufactured, or produced in a state.
Prohibits any contract options that extend the overall contract period beyond 10 years.
Requires a report from the Secretary to Congress on performance under each contract.