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HR 6 - Energy Omnibus bill - National Key Vote

Jesse Jackson, Jr. voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Stage Details

Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (House) (245-181) - (Key vote)
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Title: Energy Omnibus bill

Vote Result
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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report on a bill that would change the nation's energy policies, regarding production, taxes, and operations.

Highlights:
  • Allows oil drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to expand domestic energy sources.
  • Increases federal control over the nation's electrical power grid.
  • Allows tax breaks for energy production and conservation.
  • Encourages and allows for research and exploration of new energy and heating sources.
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (84-14) - (Key vote)
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Title: Energy Omnibus bill

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that would change the nation's energy policies, regarding production, taxes, and operations.

Highlights:
  • Increases federal control over the nation's electrical power grid.
  • Allows tax breaks for energy production and conservation.
  • Encourages and allows for research and exploration of new energy and heating sources.
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (247-175) - (Key vote)
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Title: Energy Omnibus bill

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that would change the nation's energy policies, regarding production, taxes, and operations.

Highlights:
  • Allows oil drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to expand domestic energy sources.
  • Increases federal control over the nation's electrical power grid.
  • Allows tax breaks for energy production and conservation.
  • Encourages and allows for research and exploration of new energy and heating sources.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Energy Omnibus bill

Sponsors

  • William J. 'Billy' Tauzin II (LA - ) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Sherwood L. 'Sherry' Boehlert (NY - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Michael G. Oxley (OH - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Richard W. Pombo (CA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • William M. 'Bill' Thomas (CA - R) (Out Of Office)
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