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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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Jun 20, 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. 2784”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
171 cosponsors (152R, 19D)
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2784 — 110th Congress: National Environment and Energy Development Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr2784
“H.R. 2784 — 110th Congress: National Environment and Energy Development Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr2784>
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