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Energy and Power Subcommittee Vote on the “U.S. Agricultural Sector Relief Act," the “Asthma Inhalers Relief Act," and the “No More Solyndras Act”

July 18, 2012

The Subcommittee on Energy and Power has scheduled a markup this week to consider discussion drafts of the following legislation:

The “U.S. Agricultural Sector Relief Act,”
The “Asthma Inhalers Relief Act,” and
The “No More Solyndras Act

On Wednesday, July 18, the subcommittee will convene at 4:00 p.m. in room 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building for opening statements only. The subcommittee will reconvene on Thursday, July 19, at 10:00 a.m. in room 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building.

Hearing Notice

Background Memo

Opening Statement of Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton

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Day 1

Day 2 

Asthma Inhalers Relief Act

The Asthma Inhalers Relief Act was favorably reported by voice vote

U.S. Agricultural Sector Relief Act of 2012

AuthorDescription and Link to TextOutcomeVote
TerryRegarding research on methyl bromide alternatives. Agreed toVoice
WhitfieldRegarding definitions.Agreed toVoice
WhitfieldRegarding adjustment to critical use nominations for methyl bromide.Agreed toVoice

The U.S. Agricultural Sector Relief Act was favorably reported, as amended by a vote of 15-6.

U.S. Representative Fred Upton

U.S. Representative Joe L. Barton

Congressman Fred Upton has represented the commonsense values of southwest Michigan since 1987. In 2010, Fred was selected by his House colleagues to serve as Chairman of the Committee on Energy and Commerce. Read More»;