S. 3711 (109th): Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006

A bill to enhance the energy independence and security of the United States by providing for exploration, development, and production activities for mineral resources in the Gulf of Mexico, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Jul 20, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on August 1, 2006 but was never passed by the House.


Pete Domenici

Senator from New Mexico



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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2006
Length: 19 pages


Jul 20, 2006

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Jul 21, 2006
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Aug 1, 2006
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

S. 3711 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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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