2015 US Code
Title 15 - Commerce and Trade (Sections 1 - 8405)
Chapter 90 - Propane Education and Research (Sections 6401 - 6411)
Sec. 6401 - Findings

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Publication TitleUnited States Code, 2012 Edition, Supplement 3, Title 15 - COMMERCE AND TRADE
CategoryBills and Statutes
CollectionUnited States Code
SuDoc Class NumberY 1.2/5:
Contained WithinTitle 15 - COMMERCE AND TRADE
Sec. 6401 - Findings
Containssection 6401
Laws In Effect As Of DateJanuary 3, 2016
Positive LawNo
Short Titles'Propane Education and Research Enhancement Act of 2014'."
'Propane Education and Research Act of 1996'."
Source CreditPub. L. 104-284, §2, Oct. 11, 1996, 110 Stat. 3370.
Statutes at Large References110 Stat. 3370
128 Stat. 2947
Public and Private LawsPublic Law 104-284, Public Law 113-269

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15 U.S.C. § 6401 (2015)

§6401. Findings

The Congress finds that—

(1) propane gas, or liquefied petroleum gas, is an essential energy commodity providing heat, hot water, cooking fuel, and motor fuel among its many uses to millions of Americans;

(2) the use of propane is especially important to rural citizens and farmers, offering an efficient and economical source of gas energy;

(3) propane has been recognized as a clean fuel and can contribute in many ways to reducing the pollution in our cities and towns; and

(4) propane is primarily domestically produced and its use provides energy security and jobs for Americans.

(Pub. L. 104–284, §2, Oct. 11, 1996, 110 Stat. 3370.)


Pub. L. 113–269, §1, Dec. 18, 2014, 128 Stat. 2947, provided that: "This Act [amending sections 6404 and 6408 of this title] may be cited as the 'Propane Education and Research Enhancement Act of 2014'."


Pub. L. 104–284, §1, Oct. 11, 1996, 110 Stat. 3370, provided that: "This Act [enacting this chapter] may be cited as the 'Propane Education and Research Act of 1996'."

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