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Apr 2, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on April 2, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Last Updated: Apr 2, 2009
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To permit United States companies to participate in the exploration for and the extraction of hydrocarbon resources from any portion of a foreign maritime exclusive economic zone that is contiguous to the exclusive economic zone of the United States, and for other purposes.
4/2/2009--Introduced.Western Hemisphere Energy Security Act of 2009 - Permits U.S. persons (including agents and affiliates) to:(1) engage in any transaction necessary for exploration and extraction of hydrocarbon resources from any ... Read more >
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This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4135 (112th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1918”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1918 — 111th Congress: Western Hemisphere Energy Security Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1918
“H.R. 1918 — 111th Congress: Western Hemisphere Energy Security Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1918>
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