Reference Type: Electronic Resource
Title: Biofuels in the 2007 energy and farm bills a side-by-side comparison
Primary Authors: Yacobucci,Brent D.;Schnepf,Randy;Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
Published: 2007, Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress, [Washington, D.C.]
Abstract: This report provides a side-by-side comparison of biofuels-related provisions of current law with comparable provisions in the House and Senate energy and farm bills. The House energy bill, H.R. 3221 (the combined New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security, and Consumer Protection Act and Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2007) was approved by the House on August 4, 2007. The Senate approved its energy bill, H.R. 6 (the Renewable Fuels, Consumer Protection, and Energy Efficiency Act of 2007) on June 21, 2007. The House passed its Farm Bill, H.R. 2419 (the Farm, Nutrition, and Bioenergy Act of 2007) on July 27, 2007. The Senate Agriculture Committee approved its Farm Bill, S. 2302 (the Food and Energy Security Act of 2007), on October 25, 2007. The Senate began floor consideration of the bill November 5, 2007. These bills cover a wide range of energy and agricultural topics with extensive attention to biofuels, including ethanol and biodiesel. Key biofuels-related provisions of the two bills include.
Ag Matters Catalog ID: 194