House Bill 2931
117th Congress(2021-2022)
Enhancing Grid Security through Public-Private Partnerships Act
Active
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Passed House on Jul 19, 2021
Overview
Text
Introduced
Apr 30, 2021
Latest Action
Jul 20, 2021
Origin Chamber
House
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
2931
Congress
117
Policy Area
Energy
Energy
Primary focus of measure is all sources and supplies of energy, including alternative energy sources, oil and gas, coal, nuclear power; efficiency and conservation; costs, prices, and revenues; electric power transmission; public utility matters.
Sponsorship by Party
Passed
July 19, 2021
Type
Voice Vote
Voice Vote
A vote in which the presiding officer states the question, then asks those in favor and against to say "Yea" or "Nay," respectively, and announces the result according to his or her judgment. The names or numbers of senators voting on each side are not recorded.
Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.
Summary

Enhancing Grid Security through Public-Private Partnerships Act

This bill directs the Department of Energy (DOE) to implement a program to facilitate and encourage public-private partnerships in order to address and mitigate the physical security and cybersecurity risks of electric utilities.

In carrying out the program, DOE must take into consideration different sizes of electric utilities and the regions that such utilities serve, prioritize electric utilities with fewer available resources due to size or region, and utilize and leverage existing DOE programs.

Text (4)
July 20, 2021
July 20, 2021
July 19, 2021
April 30, 2021
Actions (15)
07/20/2021
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
07/19/2021
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
07/19/2021
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H3639-3640)
07/19/2021
Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.
07/19/2021
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2931.
07/19/2021
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H3639-3641)
07/19/2021
Mr. Pallone moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
07/19/2021
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 67.
07/19/2021
Reported by the Committee on Energy and Commerce. H. Rept. 117-93.
06/10/2021
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
06/10/2021
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
06/09/2021
Subcommittee on Energy Discharged.
05/03/2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy.
04/30/2021
Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
04/30/2021
Introduced in House
Public Record
Record Created
May 1, 2021 7:12:14 AM
Record Updated
Sep 15, 2021 9:26:34 PM