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H. Rept. 117-94: Energy Emergency Leadership Act, Report to Accompany H.R. 3119, July 19, 2021   [open pdf - 243KB]

From the Purpose and Summary: "H.R. 3119, the 'Energy Emergency Leadership Act', amends the Department of Energy Organization Act to include energy emergency and energy security among the functions that the Department of Energy (DOE) Secretary shall assign to an Assistant Secretary. H.R. 3119 provides that the functions to be assigned to an Assistant Secretary include responsibilities with respect to infrastructure, cybersecurity, emerging threats, supply and emergency planning, coordination, response, and restoration. It also provides that these functions include the provision of technical assistance, support, and response capabilities with respect to energy sector threats, risks, and incidents to State, local, and Tribal governments, and the energy sector. Finally, H.R. 3119 requires the Secretary of Energy (the Secretary) to ensure that the departmental functions added by this legislation are performed in coordination with relevant Federal agencies, such as the Department of Homeland Security."

Report Number:
H. Rept. 117-94; House Report 117-94
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Date:
2021-07-19
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Public Domain
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U.S. Government Publishing Office: http://www.gpo.gov/
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pdf
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