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Senate Committee on FinanceIntroducedJanuary 21st, 2009
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Solar Stimulus for Job Creation and Energy Independence Act of 2009
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a new refundable credit for equipment used to manufacture solar energy property, to waive the application of the subsidized financing rules to such property, and for other purposes.
Solar Stimulus for Job Creation and Energy Independence Act of 2009 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) provide for the refundability of the energy tax credit for investment in property used to manufacture solar energy property through 2010; and (2) exempt certain solar energy property from private activity bond usage and loan financing rules. Amends the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to limit to 25 years the contract period for federal purchases of renewable energy.