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H.R. 6735 (110th): BARREL Act

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To terminate the application of restrictions on exploration, development, and production of oil and gas in areas of the outer Continental Shelf adjacent to Cuba.

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Sponsor and status

David “Dave” Hobson

Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 7th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 31, 2008
Length: 3 pages
Jul 31, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 31, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.



Jul 31, 2008

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H.R. 6735 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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