H.R. 4783 (109th): Permanent Protection for Florida Act of 2006

To prohibit offshore drilling on the outer Continental Shelf off the State of Florida, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Feb 16, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 16, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James “Jim” Davis

Representative for Florida's 11th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 16, 2006
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Feb 16, 2006

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H.R. 4783 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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