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Feb 15, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 29, 2006 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Louisiana's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 5, 2006
Length: 128 pages
To provide for exploration, development, and production activities for mineral resources on the outer Continental Shelf, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Reported by Committee
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Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 897 (109th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4761”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jun 29, 2006
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 20, 2006
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4761 — 109th Congress: Deep Ocean Energy Resources Act of 2006. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr4761
“H.R. 4761 — 109th Congress: Deep Ocean Energy Resources Act of 2006.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr4761>
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