(Pub. L. 94–163, title II, § 256, as added Pub. L. 98–370, § 2,July 18, 1984, 98 Stat. 1211; amended Pub. L. 101–218, § 7,Dec. 11, 1989, 103 Stat. 1867; Pub. L. 102–486, title XII, §§ 1207,
1208,Oct. 24, 1992, 106 Stat. 2962, 2964; Pub. L. 104–306, § 1(3),Oct. 14, 1996, 110 Stat. 3810; Pub. L. 106–469, title I, § 104(2),Nov. 9, 2000, 114 Stat. 2033; Pub. L. 108–7, div. F, title III, § 339(b)(1),Feb. 20, 2003, 117 Stat. 278.)
References in Text
Subsection (e) of this section, referred to in subsec. (f)(2), was omitted from the Code.
Subsec. (e) of this section, which required the interagency working group established under subsec. (d) of this section to annually report to Congress, describing the actions of each agency represented by a member of the working group taken during the previous fiscal year to achieve the purposes of such working group and of this section and describing the exports of renewable energy technology that have occurred as a result of such agency actions, terminated, effective May 15, 2000, pursuant to section 3003 ofPub. L. 104–66
, as amended, set out as a note under section
, Money and Finance. See, also, the 6th item on page 175
of House Document No. 103–7
2003—Subsec. (h). Pub. L. 108–7
amended subsec. (h) generally. Prior to amendment, subsec. (h) read as follows: “There are authorized to be appropriated to the Secretary for purposes of carrying out the programs under subsections (d) and (e) of this section $10,000,000, to be divided equitably between the interagency working subgroups based on program requirements, for each of the fiscal years 1993 and 1994, and such sums as may be necessary for fiscal year 1995 to carry out the purposes of this subtitle. There are authorized to be appropriated for fiscal year 1997 such sums as may be necessary to carry out this part. There are authorized to be appropriated for fiscal years 2000 through 2003, such sums as may be necessary.”
2000—Subsec. (h). Pub. L. 106–469
inserted at end “There are authorized to be appropriated for fiscal years 2000 through 2003, such sums as may be necessary.”
1996—Subsec. (h). Pub. L. 104–306
inserted at end “There are authorized to be appropriated for fiscal year 1997 such sums as may be necessary to carry out this part.”
1992—Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 102–486
, § 1207(a), amended subsec. (d) generally. Prior to amendment, subsec. (d) read as follows:
“(1) There shall be established an interagency working group which, in consultation with the representative industry groups and relevant agency heads, shall make recommendations to coordinate the actions and programs of the Federal Government affecting commerce in renewable energy products and related services. The Secretary of Energy shall be the chairman of such group. The heads of appropriate agencies may detail such personnel and may furnish such services to such working group, with or without reimbursement, as may be necessary to carry out its functions.
“(2) The interagency group shall establish a program to inform other countries of the benefits of policies that would allow small facilities which produce renewable energy to compete effectively with producers of energy from nonrenewable sources.”
Subsec. (d)(4). Pub. L. 102–486
, § 1208, added par. (4).
Subsec. (f)(1). Pub. L. 102–486
, § 1207(b), inserted “and energy efficiency” after “renewable energy” wherever appearing.
Subsec. (g). Pub. L. 102–486
, § 1207(c), struck out subsec. (g) which read as follows: “For purposes of this section, the term ‘renewable energy’ includes energy efficiency to the extent it is a part of a renewable energy system or technology.”
Subsec. (h). Pub. L. 102–486
, § 1207(d), amended subsec. (h) generally. Prior to amendment, subsec. (h) read as follows: “There are authorized to be appropriated to the Secretary for activities of the interagency working group established under subsection (d) of this section not to exceed—
“(1) $3,000,000 for fiscal year 1991;
“(2) $3,300,000 for fiscal year 1992; and
“(3) $3,600,000 for fiscal year 1993.”
1989—Subsec. (c)(2)(D)(i). Pub. L. 101–218
, § 7(a)(1), inserted “and to potential end users, including other industry sectors in foreign countries such as health care, rural development, communications, and refrigeration, and others,” after “commerce,”.
Subsec. (c)(2)(D)(ii). Pub. L. 101–218
, § 7(a)(2), substituted “export and export financing opportunities” for “export opportunities”.
Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 101–218
, § 7(b), designated existing provisions as par. (1) and added par. (2).
Subsecs. (e) to (h). Pub. L. 101–218
, § 7(c), added subsecs. (e) to (h).
Pub. L. 98–370
, § 3,July 18, 1984, 98 Stat. 1212
, provided that: “The amendments made by this Act [enacting this section and a provision set out as a note under section
of this title] shall take effect on the date of the enactment of this Act [July 18, 1984].”