Summary of Amendments Submitted to the Rules Committee for H.R. 6213 - No More Solyndras Act

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DeGette (CO)

#6

Would make changes to the findings section of the bill.

Green, Gene (TX)

#8

Would impose a one year moratorium on accepting new applications until the Secretary submits a report to Congress analyzing the costs and benefits of the program, recommending whether the program should continue, and recommending changes to prevent the problems outlined in the findings section. Title XVII is repealed if the report is not submitted by December 31, 2013.

Markey, Edward (MA)

#3

Would prevent guarantees from being granted to a project that is projected to be more that $535 million over budget or for a project where any applicant experienced net losses of more than $535 million in the last calendar year.

Markey, Edward (MA)

#4

Would prevent guarantees from being granted to applicants whose common stock has been delisted.

Markey, Edward (MA)

#5

Would prevent guarantees from being granted unless the applicant certifies that at least 75% of materials and components required for construction, manufacturing, or operations are produced in the US. Any facility at which construction, manufacturing, or operations are to be carried out must also be located in the US.

McClintock (CA)

#1

Would strike the provision for pending applications, thereby prohibiting any new guarantee issuance.

Rush (IL)

#2

Would exempt applications for power plants from the December 31, 2011 application deadline, but only if such plants comply with applicable New Source Performance Standards for greenhouse gases as promulgated by EPA.

Waxman (CA)

#7

Would strike the subsection preventing DOE from issuing a new loan guarantee for applications submitted after December 31, 2011.