Summary: H.R.1778 — 97th Congress (1981-1982)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (02/05/1981)

Terminates the Department of Energy on December 31, 1982. Requires the President to submit to Congress within 60 days after termination a plan for transferring the functions of such Department to other Federal agencies. Prohibits such plan from creating a new Executive department. States that such plan shall take effect unless disapproved within 60 days by either House of Congress. Requires submission of successive reorganization plans until one is not disapproved by either House.