H.R. 6108 (110th): Deep Ocean Energy Resources Act of 2008


May 21, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 21, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Sue Myrick

Representative for North Carolina's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 21, 2008
Length: 124 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for exploration, development, and production activities for mineral resources on the outer Continental Shelf, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/21/2008--Introduced.Deep Ocean Energy Resources Act of 2008 - Amends the Submerged Lands Act (SLA) regarding delineation of lateral offshore state boundaries with respect to the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 21, 2008

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6108”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


106 cosponsors (106R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 2120 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 27, 2009

S. 3280 (Related)
American Affordable Fuels Act of 2008

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 17, 2008

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