H.R. 6421 (110th): Energy Independence Act

Introduced:

Jun 26, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 26, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Bill Shuster

Representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 26, 2008
Length: 142 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Secretary of the Interior to establish and implement a competitive oil and gas leasing program for the Coastal Plain of Alaska, to provide for expanded leasing of the oil and gas resources of the outer Continental Shelf for exploration, to eliminate certain impediments to the development of nuclear energy sources, to promote coal-to-liquid fuel activities, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 26, 2008
 
Introduced

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