H.Con.Res. 402 (110th): Recognizing the historical significance of the discovery of oil and the birth of the petroleum and natural gas industries on the banks of Oil Creek, Venango County, near Titusville, Pennsylvania on August 27, 1859, and designating the year 2009 as the “Sesquicentennial of Oil”.

Introduced:

Jul 31, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 31, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Peterson

Representative for Pennsylvania's 5th congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: Jul 31, 2008
Length: 4 pages

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Jul 31, 2008
 
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