Energy Security Act

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Energy Security Act
Great Seal of the United States.
Other short title(s)
  • Acid Precipitation Act of 1980
  • Biomass Energy and Alcohol Fuels Act of 1980
  • Defense Production Act Amendments of 1980
  • Geothermal Energy Act of 1980
  • Renewable Energy Resources Act of 1980
  • Solar Energy and Energy Conservation Act of 1980
  • Solar Energy and Energy Conservation Bank Act
  • United States Synthetic Fuels Corporation Act of 1980
Long title An Act to extend the Defense Production Act of 1950, and for other purposes.
Nickname(s) Defense Production Act Amendments of 1980
Enacted by the  96th United States Congress
Effective June 30, 1980
Citations
Public Law 96-294
Stat. 94 Stat. 611
Codification
Title(s) amended
U.S.C. sections created 42 U.S.C. ch. 95 § 8701
U.S.C. section(s) amended 50 U.S.C. Appendix § 2061, Defense Production Act of 1950
Legislative history

The Energy Security Act was signed into law by U.S. President Jimmy Carter on June 30, 1980. It consisted of six major acts:

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