Legislation

Official Short: Energy Policy Act of 2003

Long Title: To enhance the energy security of the United States, and for other purposes.

Sponsors: Mr. Domenici

THOMAS: http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d108:S.14:

Short Titles

  • Energy Security of the United States

Status

  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1452 submitted by Mr. Dorgan. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1473 submitted by Mr. Smith. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1449 submitted by Mr. Byrd. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1528 submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1437 submitted by Mr. Akaka. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1447 [to amendment no. 1432]submitted by Mr. Levin. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1450 submitted by Mr. Nelson. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1461 submitted by Ms. Cantwell. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Senate consideration continued. Withdrawn Mr. Campbell amendment no. 886 (Cong. Record S10469) printed (Cong. Record S7847)(to replace "tribal consortia" with "tribal energy resource development organizations"). Withdrawn Mr. Durbin modified amendment no. 1385 (Cong. Record S10469) printed (Cong. Record S9920)(to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide additional tax incentives for enhancing motor vehicle fuel efficiency). Withdrawn Mr. Domenici amendment no. 1412 (Cong. Record S10469) printed (Cong. Record S10154)(to reform certain electricity laws). Withdrawn Mr. Frist amendment no. 1433 (Cong. Record S10469) printed (Cong. Record S10437)([to instructions on motion to commit] to provide a national energy policy for the United States of America). Withdrawn Mr. Frist amendment no. 1434 [to amendment no. 1433] (Cong. Record S10469) printed (Cong. Record S10437)(to make a technical correction).
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1530 submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1474 submitted by Mr. Smith. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1524 submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1464 submitted by Ms. Cantwell. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1455 submitted by Ms. Landrieu. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1448 [to amendment no. 1432]submitted by Mr. Levin. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1468 submitted by Ms. Cantwell. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1490 submitted by Mr. Conrad. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1505 submitted by Mr. Schumer. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1522 [to amendment no. 1412] submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1495 submitted by Mr. Rockefeller. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1454 submitted by Ms. Landrieu. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1496 submitted by Mr. Harkin. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1456 submitted by Ms. Landrieu. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1510 submitted by Mr. Schumer. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1521 [to amendment no. 864] submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1458 submitted by Ms. Cantwell. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1441 submitted by Mr. Kennedy. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Unanimous-consent agreement was reached providing that S. 14 be returned to the Senate calendar and the scheduled cloture vote on the motion to commit be vitiated.
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1462 submitted by Ms. Cantwell. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1514 submitted by Mr. Schumer. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1534 submitted by Mr. Bingaman. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1443 submitted by Mr. Voinovich. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1515 submitted by Mr. Schumer. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1527 [to amendment no. 1412] submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1477 [to amendment no. 1432] submitted by Mr. Bingaman. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1459 submitted by Ms. Cantwell. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1479 [to amendment no. 1432] submitted by Mr. Bingaman. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1480 submitted by Mr. Bingaman. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1436 submitted by Mrs. Murray. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1492 submitted by Mr. Durbin. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1511 submitted by Mr. Schumer. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1470 submitted by Ms. Cantwell. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1523 [to amendmend no. 1412 submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1536 submitted by Mr. Durbin. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1457 submitted by Ms. Landrieu. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1513 submitted by Mr. Schumer. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1517 submitted by Mrs. Clinton. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1494 submitted by Mr. Rockefeller. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1506 submitted by Mr. Schumer. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1466 submitted by Ms. Cantwell. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1491 submitted by Mr. Conrad. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1469 submitted by Ms. Cantwell. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1451 submitted by Mr. Nelson. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1445 [to amendment no. 1432]submitted by Mr. Levin. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1493 submitted by Mr. Rockefeller. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1516 [to amendment no. 1432] submitted by Mr. Bingaman. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1531 submitted by Ms. Landrieu. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1481 [to amendment no. 1432] submitted by Mr. Bingaman. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1489 submitted by Mr. Lautenberg. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1512 submitted by Mr. Schumer. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1535 submitted by Mr. Rockefeller. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1499 submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1520 submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1532 submitted by Mr. Lautenberg. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1472 submitted by Ms. Cantwell. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1525 submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1439 submitted by Mr. Wyden. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Withdrawn motion to commit the bill to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, with instructions to report back forthwith, with Mr. Frist amendment no. 1432 [to instructions on motion to commit], to provide a national energy policy for the United States.
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1484 submitted by Mr. Reid. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1519 submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1533 submitted by Mr. Durbin. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1503 submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1497 submitted by Mr. Harkin. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1446 [to amendment no. 1432]submitted by Mr. Levin. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1476 [to amendment no. 1432] submitted by Mr. Bingaman. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1471 submitted by Ms. Cantwell. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1518 submitted by Mr. Daschle. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1488 submitted by Mr. Lautenberg. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1509 submitted by Mr. Schumer. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: S. 14, returned to Senate Calendar. [Calendar No. 79]
    (See S. 1005, H.R. 6 and Sp-16)
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1442 submitted by Mr. Santorum. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1478 [to amendment no. 1432] submitted by Mr. Bingaman. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1501 submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1504 submitted by Mr. Schumer. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1444 [to amendment no. 1432] submitted by Mr. Levin. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1485 submitted by Mr. Reid. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1502 submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1529 submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1507 submitted by Mr. Schumer. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1463 submitted by Ms. Cantwell. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1482 [to amendment no. 1432] submitted by Mr. Bingaman. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1486 submitted by Mr. Reid. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1440 submitted by Mr. Wyden. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1508 submitted by Mr. Schumer. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1465 submitted by Ms. Cantwell. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1487 submitted by Ms. Laundrieu. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Senate passed H.R. 6. (Vote No. 317 ~ 84-14) Agreed to Mr. Frist and Mr. Daschle amendment no. 1537, in the nature of a substitute.
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1483 [to amendment no. 1432] submitted by Mr. Bingaman. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1526 submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1500 submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1460 submitted by Ms. Cantwell. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1498 submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1453 submitted by Mr. Dorgan. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1475 [to amendment no. 1424] submitted by Mr. Santorum. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1467 submitted by Ms. Cantwell. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 31 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1438 submitted by Mr. Dayton. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 30 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1427 submitted by Mr. Baucus. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 30 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1426 submitted by Mr. Lieberman. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 30 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1430 submitted by Mr. Breaux. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 30 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1429 submitted by Mr. Breaux. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 30 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1431 submitted by Mr. Grassley. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 30 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1420 submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 30 2003 12:00AM: Senate consideration continued. Rejected Ms. Cantwell amendment no. 1419 [to amendment no. 1412] (Cong. Record S10173) printed (Cong. Record S10297)(to prohibit market manipulation). Rejected Mr. Bingaman amendment no. 1413 [to amendment no. 1412] (Cong. Record S10213) printed (Cong. Record S10163)(to strengthen the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's authority to review public utility mergers). (Vote No. 313 ~ 53-44, Senate tabled the amendment) Rejected Mr. Bingaman amendment no. 1418 [to amendment no. 1412] (Cong. Record S10214) printed (Cong. Record S10165)(to preserve the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's authority to protect the public interest prior to July 1, 2005). (Vote No. 314 ~ 54-44, Senate tabled the amendment) Rejected Mr. Feingold and Mr. Brownback amendment no. 1416 [to amendment no. 1412] (Cong. Record S10216) printed (Cong. Record S10165)(to protect the public and investors from abusive affiliate, associate company, and subsidiary company transactions). (Vote No. 315 ~ 50-48, Senate tabled the amendment) Pending Mr. Frist amendment no. 1433 [to instructions on motion to commit] (Cong. Record S10251) printed (Cong. Record S10437) to provide that all provisions of Division A and Division B shall take effect one day after enactment of this Act). Pending Mr. Frist amendment no. 1434 [to amendment no. 1433] (Cong. Record S10252) printed (Cong. Record S10437)(to make a technical correction).
  • Jul 30 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1423 submitted by Mr. Voinovich. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 30 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1428 submitted by Mr. Inhofe. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 30 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1424 submitted by Mr. Grassley. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 30 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1425 submitted by Ms. Cantwell. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 30 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1422 submitted by Mr. Nelson. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 30 2003 12:00AM: Unanimous-consent agreement was reached providing for further consideration on July 31, 2003.
  • Jul 30 2003 12:00AM: Motion to commit the bill to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, with instructions to report back forthwith, with Mr. Frist Amendment No. 1432 [to instructions on motion to commit] (Cong. Record S10251) printed (Cong. Record S10341)(to provide a national energy policy for the United States of America).
  • Jul 30 2003 12:00AM: Motion entered to close further debate on the pending motion to commit, and in accordance with the provisions of Rule XXII of the Standing Rules of the Senate, a vote on cloture to occur August 1, 2003.
  • Jul 30 2003 12:00AM: Mr. Brownback and Mr. Bingaman added as cosponsors to amendment no. 1416
  • Jul 30 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1421 submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 29 2003 12:00AM: Ms. Mikulski, Mr. Bunning, Mr. Voinovich and Mr. Nickles added as cosponsors to amendment no. 1386.
  • Jul 29 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1416 submitted by Mr. Feingold. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 29 2003 12:00AM: Mr. Dorgan added as cosponsor to amendment no. 1140.
  • Jul 29 2003 12:00AM: Unanimous-consent agreement was reached providing for further consideration on July 30, 2003. Debate on Ms. Cantwell amendment, followed by a vote to occur thereon.
  • Jul 29 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1415 submitted by Mr. Inouye. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 29 2003 12:00AM: Mr. Corzine added as cosponsor to amendment no. 1384.
  • Jul 29 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1414 submitted by Mr. Inhofe. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 29 2003 12:00AM: Senate consideration continued. Adopted Mr. Bingaman amendment no. 1410 [to amendment no. 1386] (Cong. Record S10086) printed (Cong. Record S10154)(to reinstate congressional review of corporate average fuel economy standards for passenger vehicles). Adopted Mr. Bond modified amendment no. 1386 (Cong. Record S10104) printed S9922)(to impose additional requirements for improving automobile fuel economy and reducing vehicle emissions). (Vote No. 310 ~ 66-30) Rejected Mr. Durbin amendment no. 1384, (Cong. Record S10086) printed (Cong. Record S9919)(to amend title 49, United States Code, to improve the system for enhancing automobile fuel efficiency). (Vote No. 309 ~ 32-65) Pending Mr. Domenici amendment no. 1412 (Cong. Record S10115) printed (Cong. Record S10154)(to reform certain electicity laws). Pending Mr. Bingaman amendment no. 1413 [to amendment no. 1412] (Cong. Record S10116) printed (Cong. Record S10163)(to strengthen the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's authority to review public utility mergers). Pending Mr. Bingaman amendment no. 1418 [to amendment no. 1412] (Cong. Record S10125) printed (Cong. Record S10165)(to preserve the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's authority to protect the public interest prior to July 1, 2005).
  • Jul 29 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1417 submitted by Mr. Dayton. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 29 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1411 submitted by Mr. Miller. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 28 2003 12:00AM: Mr. Crapo added as cosponsor to amendment no. 1349.
  • Jul 28 2003 12:00AM: Senate consideration continued.
  • Jul 28 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1403 submitted by Mr. Reid. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 28 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1404 submitted by Mr. Burns. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 28 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1406 submitted by Mr. Lautenberg. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 28 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1405 submitted by Mr. Miller. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 28 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1407 submitted by Mr. Lautenberg. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 28 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1408 submitted by Mr. Baucus. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 28 2003 12:00AM: Unanimous-consent agreement was reached providing for further consideration on July 29, 2003.
  • Jul 28 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1409 submitted by Mr. Edwards. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 28 2003 12:00AM: Mr. Specter added as cosponsor to amendment no. 1140.
  • Jul 25 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1402 submitted by Mr. Feingold. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jul 25 2003 12:00AM: Unanimous-consent agreement was reached providing for further consideration on July 28, 2003.
  • Jul 25 2003 12:00AM: Senate consideration continued. Adopted Mr. Domenici {for Mr. Inhofe} amendment no. 1390 (Cong. Record S9941) printed (Cong. Record S9978)(to authorize grants to the Ground Water Protection Council to develop risk-based data management systems in State oil and gas agencies to assist States and oil and gas producers with compliance, economic forecasting, permitting and exploration). Adopted Mr. Bingaman {for Mr. Durbin and Ms. Collins} amendment no. 1391 (Cong. Record S9941) printed (Cong. Record S9978)(to encourage energy conservation through bicycling). Adopted Mr. Bingaman {for Mr. Harkin} amendment no. 1392 (Cong. Record S9941) printed (Cong. Record S9979)(to provide for a renewable production of hydrogen demonstration and commercial application program). Adopted Mr. Bingaman {for Mr. Schumer} amendment no. 1393 (Cong. Record S9941) printed (Cong. Record S9979)(to require the Secretary of Energy to transmit to Congress a plan for the transfer of title to the Western New York Service Center in West Valley, New York). Adopted Mr. Bingaman and Mr. Domenici amendment no. 1394 (Cong. Record S9941) printed (Cong. Record S9979)(to provide for the preservation and archiving of geological and geophysical data through establishment of a data achive system). Adopted Mr. Bingaman {for Mr. Lautenberg} amendment no. 1395 (Cong. Record S9942) printed (Cong. Record S9979)(of a clarifying nature). Adopted Mr. Domenici amendment no. 1396 (Cong. Record S9942) printed (Cong. Record S9980)(to extend the Clean Coal program through 2012). Adopted Mr. Domenici and Ms. Murkowski amendment no. 1397 (Cong. Record S9942) printed (Cong. Record S9980)(to provide for the calculation of coastal impact assistance payments based on previous years' revenues). Adopted Mr. Domenici amendment no. 1398 (Cong. Record S9942) printed (Cong. Record S9980)(to remove the requirement that the Secretary must hold coastal impact assistance payments in escrow in certain circumstances). Adopted Mr. Domenici amendment no. 1399 (Cong. Record S9942) printed (Cong. Record S9980)(to clarify that certain hydrogen demonstration programs include the entire National Park System). Adopted Mr. Domenici amendment no. 1400 (Cong. Record S9943) printed (Cong. Record S9980)(to modify the definition of research in regards to the Next Generation Lighting Initiative). Adopted Mr. Bingaman {for Ms. Landrieu} amendment no. 1401 (Cong. Record S9943) printed (Cong. Record S9980)(to make technical changes to Sec. 111 relative to impact assistance payments to States and political subdivisions).
  • Jul 24 2003 12:00AM: Unanimous-consent agreement was reached providing for further consideration on July 25, 2003.
  • Jul 24 2003 12:00AM: Senate consideration continued. Pending Mr. Durbin modified amendment no. 1384 (Cong. Record S9889) printed (Cong. Record S9919)(to amend title 49, United States Code, to improve the system for enhancing automobile fuel efficiency). Pending Mr. Durbin modified amendment no. 1385 (Cong. Record S9889) printed (Cong. Record S9920)(to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide additional tax incentives for enhancing motor vehicle fuel efficiency). Pending Mr. Bond amendment no. 1386 (Cong. Record S9890) printed (Cong. Record S9922)(to impose additional requirements for improving automobile fuel economy and reducing vehicle emissions).
  • Jul 9 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 1140 submitted by Mr. Bingaman. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jun 23 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 978 submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jun 13 2003 12:00AM: Unanimous-consent request was granted permitting Mr. Bayh to change his nay vote to a yea vote on Vote No. 221, changing the outcome of the vote to 45 yeas to 53 nays relative to Mr. Graham amendment no. 884.
  • Jun 12 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 887 submitted by Mrs. Hutchison. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jun 12 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 897 submitted by Ms. Murkowski. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jun 12 2003 12:00AM: Unanimous-consent agreement reached providing for certain amendments to be proposed to the bill; provided further that following the disposition of the amendments which may be offered, the bill be read a third time; further, that the Senate then proceed to the consideration of H.R. 6, the House companion bill, and that all after the enacting clause be stricken and the text of S. 14, as amended, be inserted in lieu thereof; and that H.R. 6 then be read a third time, and the Senate vote on its passage.
  • Jun 12 2003 12:00AM: Senate consideration continued. Rejected Mr. Graham amendment no. 884 (Cong. Record S7742) printed (Cong. Record S7737)(to strike the provision requiring the Secretary of the Interior to conduct an inventory and analysis of oil and natural gas resources beneath all the waters of the Outer Continental Shelf). (Vote No. 221 ~ 44-54) Pending Mr. Campbell amendment no. 886 (Cong. Record S7751) printed (Cong. Record S7847)(to replace "tribal consortia" with "tribal energy resource development organizations").
  • Jun 11 2003 12:00AM: Senate consideration continued. Adopted Mr. Alexander amendment no. 880 (Cong. Record S7682) printed (Cong. Record S7732)(to require a report from the Secretary of Energy on Natural Gas supplies and demand). Rejected Mrs. Feinstein modified amendment no. 876 (Cong. Record S7679) printed (Cong. Record S7645)(to tighten oversight of energy markets. (Vote No. 218 ~ 55-44) Senate tabled the amendment. Rejected Mr. Bingaman amendment no. 881 (Cong. Record S7684) printed (Cong. Record S7732)(to provide for a significant environmental review process associated with the development of Indian energy projects and to establish duties of the federal government to Indian tribes in implementing an energy development program (Vote No. 219 ~ 52-47) Senate tabled the amendment. Withdrawn Mr. Reid modified amendment no. 877 [to amendment no. 876] (Cong. Record S7675) printed (Cong. Record S7647)(to exclude metals from regulatory oversight by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission). Pending Mr. Graham amendment no. 884 (Cong. Record 7702) printed (Cong. Record S7737)(to strike the provision requiring the Secretary of the Interior to conduct an inventory and analysis of oil and natural gas resources beneath all of the waters of the outer Continental Shelf).
  • Jun 11 2003 12:00AM: Unanimous-consent agreement reached providing for further consideration on June 12, 2003, and that Mr. Graham amendment no. 884, the Senate vote on or in relation to the amendment, with no amendments in order to the amendment prior to the vote.
  • Jun 11 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 885 submitted by Ms. Murkowski. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jun 11 2003 12:00AM: Mr. Kennedy added as cosponsor to amendment no. 876.
  • Jun 11 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 878 submitted by Mr. Schumer. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jun 11 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 879 submitted by Mr. Kerry. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jun 10 2003 12:00AM: Unanimous-consent agreement reached providing for further consideration on June 11, 2003.
  • Jun 10 2003 12:00AM: Senate consideration continued. Adopted Mr. Dorgan amendment no. 865 (Cong. Record S7565) printed (Cong. Record S7557)(to require that the hydrogen commercialization plan of the Department of Energy include a description of activities to support certain hydrogen technology deployment goals). (Vote No. 212 ~ 67-32) Adopted Ms. Landrieu amendment no. 871 (Cong. Record S7567) printed (Cong. Record S7644)(to reduce the dependence of the United States on imported petroleum). (Vote No. 213 ~ 99-1) Rejected Mr. Wyden amendment no. 875 (Cong. Record S7576) printed (Cong. Record S7645)(to strike the provision relating to deployment of a new nuclear power plants). (Vote No. 214 ~ 48-50-1) Withdrawn Mr. Campbell and Mr. Domenici amendment no. 864 (Cong. Record S7590) printed (Cong. Record S7503)(to replace "tribal consortia" with "tribal energy resource development organizations"). Pending Mrs. Feinstein amendment no. 876 (Cong. Record S7590) printed (Cong. Record S7645)(to tighten oversight of energy markets). Pending Mr. Reid amendment no. 877 [to amendment no. 876](Cong. Record S7594) printed (Cong. Record S7647)(to exclude metals from regulatory oversight by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission).
  • Jun 10 2003 12:00AM: Mrs. Feinstein added as cosponsor to amendment no. 865.
  • Jun 10 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 872 submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jun 10 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 873 submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jun 10 2003 12:00AM: Unanimous-consent agreement granted permitting Mr. Shelby to change his yea vote to a nay vote on Vote No. 209, changing the outcome of the vote to 67 yeas to 29 nays relative to Mr. Frist amendment no. 850.
  • Jun 10 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 874 submitted by Mr. Jeffords. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jun 9 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 869 submitted by Ms. Collins. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jun 9 2003 12:00AM: Senate consideration continued. Adopted Mr. Bingaman amendment no. 867 (Cong. Record S7526) printed (Cong. Record S7557)(to ensure continued availability of natural gas). Pending Mr. Dorgan amendment no. 865 (Cong. Record S7516) printed (Cong. Record S7557)(to require that the hydrogen commercialization plan of the Department of Energy include a description of activities to support certain hydrogen technology deployment goals).
  • Jun 9 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 866 submitted by Mr. Lautenberg. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jun 9 2003 12:00AM: Unanimous-consent agreement reached providing for further consideration on June 10, 2003, with debate on Mr. Dorgan amendment no. 865, with a vote to occur on or in relation to the amendment.
  • Jun 5 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 857 submitted by Mr. Kohl. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jun 5 2003 12:00AM: Senate consideration continued. Adopted Mrs. Boxer amendment no. 854 [to amendment no. 850] (Cong. Record S7421) printed (Cong. Record S7498)(to promote the use of cellulosic biomass ethanol derived from agriculture residue). Adopted Mr. Domenici {for Mr. Frist} amendment no. 850 (Cong. Record S7447) printed (S7407)(to eliminate methyl tertiary butyl ether from the United States fuel supply, to increase production and use of renewable fuel, and to increase the Nation's energy independence). (Vote No. 209 ~ 68-28) Adopted Mr. Domenici {for Mr. Bingaman} amendment no. 860 [to amendment no. 840] (Cong. Record S7448) printed (Cong. Record S7500)(to reauthorize LIHEAP, weatherization assistance, and State energy programs). Adopted Mr. Domenici and Mr. Bingaman amendment no. 840 (Cong. Record S7448) printed (Cong. Record S7195)(to reauthorize Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program [LIHEAP], weatherization assistance, and State energy programs). Rejected Mr. Schumer and Mrs. Clinton amendment no. 853 [to amendment no. 850] (Cong. Record S7442) printed (Cong. Record S7414)(to exclude Petroleum Administration for Defense Districts I, IV, and V from the renewable fuel program). (Vote No. 207 ~ 26-69) Rejected Mrs. Boxer amendment no. 856 [to amendment no. 850] (Cong. Record S7423) printed (Cong. Record S7498)(to provide for equal liability treatment of vehicle fuels and fuel additives). (Vote No. 208 ~ 38-57) Withdrawn Mr. Domenici {for Mr. Gregg} amendment no. 841 [to amendment no. 840] (Cong. Record S7448) printed (Cong. Record S7196)(to express the sense of the Senate regarding the reauthorization of the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Act of 1981). Pending Mr. Campbell and Mr. Domenici amendment no. 864 (Cong. Record S7459) printed (Cong. Record S7503)(to replace "tribal consortia" with "tribal energy resource development organizations").
  • Jun 5 2003 12:00AM: Unanimous-consent agreement reached providing for further consideration on June 9, 2003.
  • Jun 5 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 855 submitted by Mr. Dayton. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jun 5 2003 12:00AM: Unanimous-consent agreement reached providing the Senate consider Mr. Wyden and Mr. Sununu amendment relative to commercial nuclear power plants on June 10, 2003, and that the amendment remain debatable and amendable, if not disposed of.
  • Jun 5 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 858 submitted by Mr. Kohl. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jun 5 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 859 submitted by Mr. Kohl. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jun 5 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 861 submitted by Mr. Kyl. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jun 4 2003 12:00AM: Unanimous-consent agreement reached providing that the only remaining second-degree amendments to Mr. Domenici amendment no. 850 be ethanol-related amendments by Mr. Schumer and Mrs. Boxer when the Senate resumes consideration on June 5, 2003.
  • Jun 4 2003 12:00AM: Amendment no. 852 submitted by Mr. Santorum. [ordered to lie on the table]
  • Jun 4 2003 12:00AM: Senate consideration continued. Rejected Mr. Bingaman and Mr. Sununu modified amendment no. 851 [to amendment no. 850] (Cong. Record S7369) printed (Cong. Record S7413)(to authorize the Secretary of Energy to waive the ethanol mandate on the East and West Coast in the event of a significant price increase or supply interruption). (Vote No. 206 ~ 37-58) Pending Mr. Domenici {for Mr. Frist} amendment no. 850 (Cong. Record S7365) printed (Cong. Record S7407)(to eliminate methyl tertiary butyl ether from the United States fuel supply, to increase production and use of renewable fuel, and to increase the Nation's energy independence). Pending Mr. Schumer and Mrs. Clinton amendment no. 853 [to amendment no. 850] (Cong. Record S7372) printed (Cong. Record S7414)(to exclude Petroleum Administration for Defense Districts I, IV, and V from the renewable fuel program).
  • Jun 3 2003 12:00AM: Senate consideration continued. Rejected Mrs. Feinstein amendment no. 843 [to amendment no. 539](Cong. Record S7200) printed (Cong. Record S7259)(to allow the ethanol mandate in the renewable fuel program to be suspended temporarily if the mandate would harm the economy or environment). (Vote No. 203 ~ 35-60) Rejected Mrs. Feinstein amendment no. 844 [to amendment no. 539] (Cong. Record S7204) printed (Cong. Record S7259)(to authorize the Governors of the States to elect to participate in the renewable fuel program). (Vote No. 204 ~ 34-62) Withdrawn Mr. Frist and Mr. Daschle amendment no. 539 (Cong. Record S7220). Fell Mr. Bingaman {for Mrs. Lincoln} amendment no. 845 [to amendment no. 539] (Cong. Record S7220) printed (Cong. Record S7260)(to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to accelerate the increase in the refundability of the child tax credit.) Amendment no. 845 fell when amendment no. 539 was withdrawn.
  • Jun 2 2003 12:00AM: Senate consideration continued. Pending Mr. Domenici and Mr. Bingaman amendment no. 840 (Cong. Record S7180) printed (Cong. Record S7195)(to reauthorize Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program [LIHEAP], weatherization assistance, and State energy programs). Pending Mr. Domenici {for Mr. Gregg} amendment no. 841 [to amendment no. 840] (Cong. Record S7181) printed (Cong. Record S7196)(to express the sense of the Senate regarding the reauthorization of the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Act of 1981).
  • Jun 2 2003 12:00AM: Unanimous-consent agreement reached providing for further consideration on June 3, 2003.
  • May 23 2003 12:00AM: Unanimous-consent agreement reached providing for further consideration on June 2, 2003.
  • May 14 2003 12:00AM: Mr. Fritzgerald added as cosponsor to amendment no. 539.
  • May 13 2003 12:00AM: Mr. Burns added as cosponsor to amendment no. 539.
  • May 13 2003 12:00AM: Senate consideration continued. Withdrawn Mrs. Feinstein amendment no. 542 [to amendment no. 539] (Cong. Record S6061) printed (Cong. Record S6143)(to authorize the Governors of the States to elect to participate in the renewable fuel program).
  • May 9 2003 12:00AM: Senate consideration continued. Pending Mr. Frist and Mr. Daschle amendment no. 539 (Cong. Record S5983) printed (Cong. Record S6004)(to eliminate methyl tertiary butyl ether from the United States fuel supply, to increase production and use of renewable fuel, and to increase the Nation's energy independence).
  • May 8 2003 12:00AM: Senate consideration continued. Unanimous-consent agreement reached providing for further consideration.
  • May 7 2003 12:00AM: Unanimous-consent agreement reached providing for further consideration.
  • May 7 2003 12:00AM: Congressional Budget Office cost estimate received.
  • May 6 2003 12:00AM: Senate began consideration.
  • May 1 2003 12:00AM: Read second time. Placed on Senate Calendar. [Calendar No. 79]
  • Apr 30 2003 12:00AM: Introduced. Read the first time.