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Synthetic Fuels Corporation Amendments of 1983

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A bill to amend the Energy Security Act to extend the financing authority of the Synthetic Fuels Corporation to include projects for district heating and cooling and for municipal waste energy recovery, and for other purposes.


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Date Actions Overview
11/09/1983Introduced in Senate

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11/09/1983Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
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Cosponsors (2)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Heinz, John [R-PA]* 11/09/1983
Sen. Pell, Claiborne [D-RI]* 11/09/1983

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
Senate Energy and Natural Resources11/09/1983 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (11/09/1983)

Synthetic Fuels Corporation Amendments of 1983 - Amends the Energy Security Act to authorize the U.S. Synthetic Fuels Corporation to make loans, loan and price guarantees, and purchase agreements and to enter into joint ventures for district heating or cooling projects.

Authorizes the Corporation to make price support loans for municipal waste energy projects which produce and sell biomass energy.

Requires the Corporation to solicit proposals and provide financial assistance for district heating or cooling projects and municipal waste energy projects. Requires that the synthetic fuel production strategy established by the Corporation address the types of district heating or cooling projects and municipal waste energy projects the Corporation intends to assist.

Requires the Corporation's Board of Directors to assure that the Corporation is organized to evaluate, process, and review proposed and funded district heating or cooling projects and municipal waste energy projects.