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Jan 19, 2022 Markup

Full Committee Markup of: 

H.R. 4521, the Bioeconomy Research and Development Act of 2021 - favorably reported to the House by voice vote as amended

Jan 19, 2022 Opening Statement

Thank you, Chairwoman Johnson, for holding today’s markup.  This morning we will consider 5 bipartisan bills.

Dec 15, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Representatives Paul D. Tonko (NY-20) and Jake Ellzey (TX-6) today introduced the bipartisan Microelectronics Research for Energy Innovation Act (Micro Act) that would empower the Department of Energy to drive up research and development of microelectronics.

Dec 14, 2021 Bill

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H.R. 6291, the Microelectronics Research for Energy Innovation Act or “Micro Act"

 

Summary

This bill provides for a comprehensive and integrative program to accelerate microelectronics research and development at the Department of Energy. 

 

Status

Follow the bill's progress here. 

Dec 9, 2021 Markup

 

Full Committee Markup of: 

  • H.R. 847, the “Promoting Digital Privacy Technologies Act”
  • H.R. 4270, the “Abandoned Well Remediation Research and Development Act”
  • H.R. 4819, the “National Nuclear University Research Infrastructure Reinvestment Act of 2021"

 

Opening Statements:

Ranking Member Frank Lucas

 

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Dec 7, 2021 Opening Statement

Good morning and thank you, Chairwoman Sherrill and Chairwoman Stevens for holding today’s joint subcommittee hearing. And thank you to our witnesses for your participation here today.

PFAS is the acronym for a large and diverse group of manufactured chemicals used in industry and consumer products, and valued for their strength, durability, and resilience to heat, stains, water, and grease.

Dec 7, 2021 Opening Statement

Thank you, Chairwoman Sherrill and Chairwoman Stevens, for holding this joint subcommittee hearing today. And thank you to our witnesses for taking the time to testify before us.

Dec 2, 2021 Opening Statement

Thank you, Chairwoman Johnson, for holding this morning’s hearing. 

Every American who has tried to buy a car, tractor, or even a refrigerator lately, knows that we are facing severe supply chain shortages.  In many cases, these shortages are being driven by global disruption to the supply chain for semiconductors or “chips”.