S. 158 (104th): Outer Continental Shelf Deep Water Royalty Relief Act


Jan 5, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 5, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Johnston Jr.

Senator from Louisiana



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Last Updated: Jan 5, 1995
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for the energy security of the Nation through encouraging the production of domestic oil and gas resources in deep water on the Outer Continental Shelf in the Gulf of Mexico, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/5/1995--Introduced.Outer Continental Shelf Deep Water Royalty Relief Act - Amends the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to reduce or eliminate any royalty or ... Read more >

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Jan 5, 1995

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 158”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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Related Bills

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S. 318 (103rd) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 2, 1994

H.R. 2106 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 25, 1995

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