S. 879 (110th): No Oil Producing and Exporting Cartels Act of 2007


Mar 14, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 25, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Herbert “Herb” Kohl

Senator from Wisconsin



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Last Updated: May 22, 2007
Length: 4 pages

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H.R. 2264 (same title)
Passed House — May 22, 2007

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Sherman Act to make oil-producing and exporting cartels illegal.

Summary (CRS)

3/14/2007--Introduced.No Oil Producing and Exporting Cartels Act of 2007 or NOPEC - Amends the Sherman Act to declare it to be illegal and a violation of the Act for any ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 14, 2007

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Apr 25, 2007
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 879”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


14 cosponsors (10D, 2I, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 665 (107th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 30, 2001

S. 204 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 12, 2009

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