H.R.2126: Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2014

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about energy
  • Introduced May 23, 2013
  • Latest Major Action March 6, 2014

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Bill Summary

Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2014 - Better Buildings Act of 2014 - Title I: Better Buildings - (Sec. 102) Requires the Administrator of General Services (GSA), in consultation with the Secretary of Energy (DOE), to develop and publish model commercial leasing provisions for use in leasing documents that designate a federal agency as a landlord or tenant that encourage building owners and tenants to invest in cost-effective energy and...

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 21 statements associated with H.R.2126.

Congressional Budget Office Estimate

The Congressional Budget Office has produced a cost estimate for H.R.2126.

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 6, 2014
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
March 5, 2014
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
March 5, 2014

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 375 - 36 (Roll no. 98). (text: CR 3/4/2014 H2115-2119)

March 5, 2014
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H2177-2178)
March 4, 2014
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
March 4, 2014
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2126.
March 4, 2014
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H2115-2122)
March 4, 2014
Mr. Whitfield moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Feb. 28, 2014
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 277.
Feb. 28, 2014
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Energy and Commerce. H. Rept. 113-371.
Jan. 28, 2014
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
Jan. 28, 2014
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Jan. 27, 2014
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
May 24, 2013
Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Power.
May 23, 2013
Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
May 23, 2013

Introduced in the House by David McKinley (R-W.Va.)

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