S. 1014 (104th): Federal Oil and Gas Royalty Simplification and Fairness Act of 1996

A bill to improve the management of royalties from Federal and Outer Continental Shelf oil and gas leases, and for other purposes.

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Jun 30, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Enacted as H.R. 1975 (companion bill)

Don Nickles

Senator from Oklahoma



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Last Updated: May 9, 1996
Length: 72 pages

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H.R. 1975 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Aug 13, 1996


Jun 30, 1995

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May 1, 1996
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S. 1014 (104th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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