Tuesday, January 8, 2013

UPDATE (01/07/2013) 87 BILLS INTRODUCED IN 113th CONGRESS

No bills or resolutions related to the Puerto Rico Plebiscite Statehood victory or Status Plebiscite results have been introduced in the 113th Congress by our only non voting Resident Commissioner or any other member of Congress.

(87 Bills and Resolutions already introduced in the 113th Congress. Click to see)
Only ONE bill H.R. 83, sponsored by Rep.Pedro Pierluisi (PR) regarding Puerto Rico. It is related to Energy.  (Note: Is it a conflict of interest?) mj

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H.R.83 -- To require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of technical, policy, and financial experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and the Freely Associated States through the development of action plans aimed at reducing reliance on imported fossil fuels and increasing use of indigenous clean-energy resources, and for other purposes. (Introduced in House - IH)

HR 83 IH
113th CONGRESS
1st Session

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
January 3, 2013

Mrs. CHRISTENSEN (for herself, Mr. PIERLUISI, Mr. FALEOMAVAEGA, Mr. SABLAN, and Ms. BORDALLO) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce
A BILL
To require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of technical, policy, and financial experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and the Freely Associated States through the development of action plans aimed at reducing reliance on imported fossil fuels and increasing use of indigenous clean-energy resources, and for other purposes.
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