|Sponsor||Rep. Carnahan, Russ|
|Committee||Science and Technology|
|Date||June 8, 2009 (111th Congress, 1st Session)|
|Staff Contact||Ja'Ron Smith|
H.Res. 492 is being considered under suspension of the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage. The legislation was introduced by Rep. Russ Carnahan (D-MO) on April 2, 2009.
H.Res. 492 would resolve that Congress:
The High-Performance Buildings Congressional Caucus Coalition has declared the week of June 15 through June 19, 2009, as "High-Performance Building Week" in the United States. High-performance buildings, which address human, environmental, economic, and total societal impact, result from the application of the highest level of design, construction, operation, and maintenance principles.