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      House Committee on Ways and Means
    IntroducedJuly 13th, 2009

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Title

Affordable Food and Fuel for America Act

Official Title

To reduce and eliminate the tax credit for alcohol fuel mixtures and the tariff on imported ethanol.

Summary

Affordable Food and Fuel for America Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to phaseout the income and excise tax credits for alcohol-based fuels and eliminate such credits in 2014. Amends the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to phaseout the tariff on ethanol and provide duty free treatment of ethanol in 2014. Expresses the sense of Congress that the savings achieved by this Act should be used to combat hunger in the United States and to develop domestic supplies of cellulosic and advanced biofuels.

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