Energy and the Environment

Significant Votes 

House Votes on Energy and the Environment
YearRoll CallLegislation
2003200Healthy Forests Restoration Act of 2003
200740Renewable Fuels, Consumer Protection, and Energy Efficiency Act of 2007
2007398No Oil Producing and Exporting Cartels Act of 2007 or NOPEC
200884Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2008
2008649Renewable Energy and Job Creation Tax Act of 2008
2008344Energy Improvement and Extension Act of 2008
2009477American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009 (Cap-and-Trade)
2011298Restarting American Offshore Leasing Now Act
2011249Energy Tax Prevention Act of 2011
  

Senate Votes on Energy and the Environment
YearRoll CallLegislation
200271Arctic National Wildlife Refuge amendment
200359Amendment - ANWR Fast Track
2005140Amendment - Reduction of Oil Dependence
2006219Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006
2007226Renewable Fuels, Consumer Protection, and Energy Efficiency Act of 2007
20072007Global Warming and Federal Planning
2008205Energy Improvement and Extension Act of 2008
2009126Cap and Trade
201263Oil Company and Alternative Energy Subsidies
201234Keystone Pipeline Approval
201233Keystone Pipeline - Presidential Waiver

 

Additional Legislation

Each year, there are numerous bills introduced that are not voted on in the House or Senate. These bills may be sponsored by numerous people and a representative's co-sponsorship of that legislation gives insight into that person's viewpoints.

Senate Bills on Energy and the Environment
SessionBill NumberCo-SponsorsBill Title
112S 458Offshoring Prevention Act
112S 3319A bill to designate a portion of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as wilderness
112S 19142Cut Energy Bills at Home Act
112S 4618Polluter Pays Restoration Act
112S 5879Fracturing Responsibility and Awareness of Chemicals Act or the FRAC Act
112S 87110Ethanol Subsidy and Tariff Repeal Act
112S 94028Close Big Oil Tax Loopholes Act
111S 38168Creating American Jobs and Ending Offshoring Act
111S 20410No Oil Producing and Exporting Cartels Act of 2009
111S 520Cleaner, Greener, and Smarter Act of 2009
111S 27111Fuel Reduction using Electrons to End Dependence on the Mid-East (FREEDOM) Act of 2009
111S J Res 2640Disapproving of the finding that greenhouse gases are an endangerment
111S 397332Diesel Emissions Reduction Act of 2010
111S 34601610 Million Solar Roofs Act of 2010
111S 57014No Cost Stimulus Act of 2009
111S 323112GREEN Jobs Act of 2010
111S 38168Creating American Jobs and Ending Offshoring Act
111S 34643Practical Energy and Climate Plan Act of 2010
111S 9542World Bank International Development Association Replenishment Act of 2009
111S 35411Deepwater Drilling Royalty Prohibition Act
111S 13992Carbon Market Oversight Act of 2009
110S Res 3028Climate Change and International Commitments
110S 255527Reducing Global Warming Pollution from Vehicles Act of 2008
110S 30919Global Warming Pollution Reduction Act
110S 297318American Energy Production Act of 2008
110S 35717CAFE Standards and Price Gouging - Ten and Ten Fuel Economy Act
110S 87915No Oil Producing and Exporting Cartels Act of 2007 or NOPEC
110S 161813Cellulosic Biofuel Tax Credit
110S 219111America's Climate Security Act of 2007
110S 10189Global Climate Change Security Oversight Act
110S 5872Fracturing Responsibility and Awareness of Chemicals Act or the FRAC Act
110S 10072United States-Brazil Energy Cooperation Pact of 2007
110S Res 59814Developing Nations and Natural Resources
110S 50613High-Performance Green Buildings Act of 2007
110S 1333American Fuels Act of 2007
110S 13242National Low-Carbon Fuel Standard Act of 2007
110S 10732Clean Fuels and Vehicles Act of 2007
109S 202527Vehicle and Fuel Choices for American Security Act
109S 55516No Oil Producing and Exporting Cartels Act of 2005 or NOPEC
109S 34216Climate Stewardship Act of 2005
109S 278716Western Hemisphere Energy Security Act of 2006
109S 73715Security and Freedom Enhancement Act of 2005 or the SAFE Act
109S 371114Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006
109S J Res 513A joint resolution expressing the sense of Congress that the United States should act to reduce greenhouse gas emissions
109S 369410Fuel Economy Reform Act
109S Res 31210A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the need for the United States to address global climate change through the negotiation of fair and effective international commitments.
106S 88019Chemical Safety Information, Site Security and Fuels Regulatory Relief Act
106S 29826International Carbon Sequestration Incentive Act
 

House Bills on Energy and the Environment
SessionBill NumberCo-SponsorsBill Title
112H R 4919American Energy Independence and Price Reduction Act
112H R 230021st Century Energy Independence Act of 2011
112H R 2617No New Drilling Act of 2011
112H R 49223Big Oil Bailout Prevention Act of 2011
112H R 68026To prohibit United States contributions to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
112H R 97122Free Industry Act
112HR 12300Restarting American Offshore Leasing Now Act
111H R 5041101SEAM Act of 2010
111H R 495965Global Conservation Act of 2010
111H J Res 7653Greenhouse Gas Endangerment Finding
111H Res 94548International Agreements on Climate Change
111H R 494046Renewable Fuels Reinvestment Act
111H R 143146No Cost Stimulus Act of 2009
111H R 2323Greenhouse Gas Registry Act
110H R 2927177CAFE Standards
110H R 2784171National Environment and Energy Development Act
110H R 1506157Fuel Economy Reform Act
110H R 1590155Safe Climate Act of 2007
110H R 5656110To repeal a requirement with respect to the procurement and acquisition of alternative fuels.
110H R 9875Rebates and Renewable Energy
110H R 6108104Deep Ocean Energy Resources Act of 2008
110H R 631693Climate Market, Auction, Trust & Trade Emissions Reduction System Act of 2008
110H R 322088New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security, and Consumer Protection Act
110H R 67083Dependence Reduction through Innovation in Vehicles and Energy Act or DRIVE Act
110H R 556079Right to Clean Vehicles Act
110H R 227979Increasing Refinery Capability
110H R 275869Northern California Ocean and Coastal Protection Act
110H R 505854Alaskan Oil Drilling Leases
110H R 638447Americans for American Energy Act of 2008
110H Res 128246Drilling in the Outer Continental Shelf
110H R 305941CAFE Standards
110H R 5656110To repeal a requirement with respect to the procurement and acquisition of alternative fuels.
110H R 613231Budgeting Nuclear Waste Funds
110H R 613842Shale Oil Reserves
110H R 68773Greenhouse Gas Registry Act
107H R 103236Drilling in the Great Lakes
107H Con Res 7021Population Reduction