H.R. 2784 (110th): National Environment and Energy Development Act

Introduced:

Jun 20, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 20, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Peterson
Representative for Pennsylvania's 5th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 20, 2007
Length: 19 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To greatly enhance the Nation's environmental, energy, economic, and national security by terminating long-standing Federal prohibitions on the domestic production of abundant offshore supplies of natural gas, to dedicate fixed percentages of the resultant royalties for environmental restoration projects, renewable energy and carbon sequestration research, and weatherization and energy assistance for those in need, and to share a portion of such royalties with producing States, and for other purposes.

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History

Introduced
Jun 20, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
171 cosponsors (152R, 19D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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