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- Full Title
To prohibit offshore drilling on the outer Continental Shelf off the State of Florida, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
2/16/2006--Introduced.Permanent Protection for Florida Act of 2006 - Amends the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to prohibit the Secretary of the Interior from issuing a lease for the exploration, development, ...
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Feb 16, 2006
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4783”). 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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 1, 2006
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4783 — 109th Congress: Permanent Protection for Florida Act of 2006. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr4783
“H.R. 4783 — 109th Congress: Permanent Protection for Florida Act of 2006.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr4783>
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