H.R. 583 (103rd): To prohibit activities other than certain required environmental or oceanographic studies under the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act within the outer continental shelf off the State of Florida, and for other purposes.


Jan 26, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 26, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Porter Goss

Representative for Florida's 14th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 26, 1993
Length: 4 pages

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Summary (CRS)

1/26/1993--Introduced.Prohibits the Secretary of the Interior from either conducting any lease sales, or issuing any new leases in any area of the outer continental shelf off the State of Florida, ... Read more >

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Jan 26, 1993

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14 cosponsors (7R, 7D) (show)
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