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


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

About the bill

Full Title

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

Summary (CRS)

5/9/1996--Reported to Senate amended.Federal Oil and Gas Royalty Simplification and Fairness Act of 1996 - Amends the Federal Oil and Gas Royalty Management Act of 1982 to revise and expand ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 30, 1995

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May 1, 1996
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1014”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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