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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Sep 29, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on September 29, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Colorado's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 29, 2008
Length: 2 pages
9/29/2008--Introduced.Amends the Safe Drinking Water Act to permit federal regulation of hydraulic fracturing (a process for extracting oil and gas from wells by the injection of fluids at high pressure). Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 7231”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 7231 — 110th Congress: To repeal the exemption for hydraulic fracturing in the Safe Drinking Water Act, and for .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr7231
“H.R. 7231 — 110th Congress: To repeal the exemption for hydraulic fracturing in the Safe Drinking Water Act, and for ....” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr7231>
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