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H.R.4273 Resolving Environmental and Grid Reliability Conflicts Act of 2012, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Aug 02, 2012 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.

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    • Industrial Energy Consumers of America

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    • National Rural Electric Cooperative Association

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    • Edison Electric Institute

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    • American Public Power Association

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    • US Climate Network

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    • Energy And Environment Update -- June 24, 2012 | Mintz Levin ... - June 27, 2012 by Mintz Levin - Representative Pete Olson's (R-TX) Resolving Environmental and Grid Reliability Conflicts Act (H.R. 4273) may receive consideration in the full House before the August recess.June 24, 2012 Page 3 Waste E-Manifest System ...

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      As noted by Mintz Levin on June 27, 2012, "Representative Pete Olson's (R-TX) Resolving Environmental and Grid Reliability Conflicts Act (H.R. 4273) may receive consideration in the full House before the August recess.June 24, 2012 Page 3 Waste E-Manifest System ..." (/url?q=http://www.jdsupra.com/post/documentViewer.aspx%3Ffid%3Deb884f88-ceb0-41b6-9162-d8ce46eeb890&sa=U&ei=JnTxT-K1DKOC2AWX-9S5Cg&ved=0CD8QmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNHydAcNrx_pu0PorAaStAsGQmHUjA)
    • Energy And Environment Update -- June 24, 2012 | Mintz Levin ... - June 27, 2012 by Mintz Levin - Representative Pete Olson's (R-TX) Resolving Environmental and Grid Reliability Conflicts Act (H.R. 4273) may receive consideration in the full House before the August recess.June 24, 2012 Page 3 Waste E-Manifest System ...

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      As noted by Mintz Levin on June 27, 2012, "Representative Pete Olson's (R-TX) Resolving Environmental and Grid Reliability Conflicts Act (H.R. 4273) may receive consideration in the full House before the August recess.June 24, 2012 Page 3 Waste E-Manifest System ..." (/url?q=http://www.jdsupra.com/post/documentViewer.aspx%3Ffid%3Deb884f88-ceb0-41b6-9162-d8ce46eeb890&sa=U&ei=TcnuT8ncJOi16wG4_emHBg&ved=0CD8QmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNEu9zoTR_eeOWSh00EgofMLTnRBtQ)
    • Energy And Environment Update -- June 24, 2012 | Mintz Levin ... - June 27, 2012 by Mintz Levin - Representative Pete Olson's (R-TX) Resolving Environmental and Grid Reliability Conflicts Act (H.R. 4273) may receive consideration in the full House before the August recess.June 24, 2012 Page 3 Waste E-Manifest System ...

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      As noted by Mintz Levin on June 27, 2012, "Representative Pete Olson's (R-TX) Resolving Environmental and Grid Reliability Conflicts Act (H.R. 4273) may receive consideration in the full House before the August recess.June 24, 2012 Page 3 Waste E-Manifest System ..." (/url?q=http://www.jdsupra.com/post/documentViewer.aspx%3Ffid%3Deb884f88-ceb0-41b6-9162-d8ce46eeb890&sa=U&ei=YSPsT4fxM8b-2QWOt-2fAQ&ved=0CC4QmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNGd6oeeMFmL037XfRAhnR0MmKBFQw)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • CBO Clears Bill To Ease Pollution Regs In Emergencies - July 03, 2012 by site.law360.com - even though pay-as-you go procedures apply to the bill, according to the Congressional Budget Office. The bill, H.R. 4273, would protect utilities from having to... To view the full article, take a free trial now.

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      As noted by site.law360.com on July 03, 2012, "even though pay-as-you go procedures apply to the bill, according to the Congressional Budget Office. The bill, H.R. 4273, would protect utilities from having to... To view the full article, take a free trial now." (http://www.law360.com/environmental/articles/356786/cbo-clears-bill-to-ease-pollution-regs-in-emergencies-)
    • Energy and Power Subcommittee Advances Bipartisan Energy Solutions - June 08, 2012 by MENAFN - Reps. Pete Olson (R-TX), Lee Terry (R-NE), Adam Kinzinger (R-IL), Gene Green (D-TX), Mike Doyle (D-PA), and Charles Gonzalez (D-TX) introduced the Resolving Environmental and Grid Reliability Conflicts Act, H.R. 4273, to ensure America's power companies ..

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      As noted by MENAFN on June 08, 2012, "Reps. Pete Olson (R-TX), Lee Terry (R-NE), Adam Kinzinger (R-IL), Gene Green (D-TX), Mike Doyle (D-PA), and Charles Gonzalez (D-TX) introduced the Resolving Environmental and Grid Reliability Conflicts Act, H.R. 4273, to ensure America's power companies .." (http://www.menafn.com/menafn/331e2748-3304-4fdc-acf3-d4e203ba788b/Energy-and-Power-Subcommittee-Advances-Bipartisan-Energy-Solutions?src=MWHEAD)
    • OLSON GAINS SUBCOMMITTEE APPROVAL FOR ELECTRIC RELIABILITY BILL - June 08, 2012 by power-eng.com - Pete Olson: The House Energy and Power Subcommittee today gave its unanimous support to Rep. Pete Olsons (R-Sugar Land) bipartisan bill, H.R. 4273, which would allow Americas power companies to comply with federal orders to maintain grid ...

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      As noted by power-eng.com on June 08, 2012, "Pete Olson: The House Energy and Power Subcommittee today gave its unanimous support to Rep. Pete Olsons (R-Sugar Land) bipartisan bill, H.R. 4273, which would allow Americas power companies to comply with federal orders to maintain grid ..." (http://www.power-eng.com/news/2012/06/07/olson-gains-subcommittee-approval-for-electric-reliability-bill.html)
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