H.R. 2279 (110th): To expedite the construction of new refining capacity on closed military installations in the United States, and for other purposes.


May 10, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 10, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joseph Pitts

Representative for Pennsylvania's 16th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 10, 2007
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5/10/2007--Introduced.Requires the President to designate not less than three closed military installations or portions thereof that are appropriate for siting a refinery for gasoline or other fuel.Designates the Department of ... Read more >

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May 10, 2007

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2279”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


79 cosponsors (79R) (show)
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H.R. 896 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 4, 2009

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