The American Green Bank Consortium will be actively working on Green Bank legislation in the 116th Session of Congress. Check back in this space for updates on progress, and email Alex on with any questions or to volunteer to help with the effort.

Relevant Documents:

Running list of offices the Consortium has met with:


  • Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT)

  • Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) - multiple

  • Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL)

  • Sen. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD)


  • Rep. Jim Himes (D-CT) - multiple

  • Rep. Cindy Axne (D-IA)

  • Rep. David Scott (D-GA)

  • Rep. Kathy Castor (D-FL)

The previous version of Green Bank legislation introduced at the federal level was the Green Bank Act of 2017. The text of the bill. can be viewed here. Co-sponsors of the Green Bank Act of 2017 are listed below:

Sen. Murphy, Christopher [D-CT]
Senate Sponsor

Sen. Van Hollen, Chris [D-MD]

Sen. Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT]

Sen. Whitehouse, Sheldon [D-RI]

Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3]

Rep. Tonko, Paul [D-NY-20]

Rep. Himes, James A. [D-CT-4]

Rep. Elizabeth Esty [D-CT-5] House Sponsor

Rep. Courtney, Joe [D-CT-2]

Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large]

Rep. Langevin, James R. [D-RI-2]

Rep. Cartwright, Matt [D-PA-17]

Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-VA-11]

Rep. Raskin, Jamie [D-MD-8]

Rep. Doyle, Michael F. [D-PA-14]

Rep. Yarmuth, John A. [D-KY-3]

Rep. Cicilline, David N. [D-RI-1]

Rep. Matsui, Doris O. [D-CA-6]

Rep. Beyer, Donald S., Jr. [D-VA-8]

Rep. Rosen, Jacky [D-NV-3]

Rep. Jayapal, Pramila [D-WA-7]

Rep. Slaughter, Louise McIntosh [D-NY-25]

Rep. Peters, Scott H. [D-CA-52]

Rep. Larson, John B. [D-CT-1]

Rep. DeLauro, Rosa L. [D-CT-3]

Rep. Polis, Jared [D-CO-2]

Rep. Gonzalez, Vicente [D-TX-15]

Rep. Hanabusa, Colleen [D-HI-1]

Rep. Gabbard, Tulsi [D-HI-2]

Rep. Eshoo, Anna G. [D-CA-18]

Rep. Sarbanes, John P. [D-MD-3]

Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-2]

Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-19]