H.R. 5222 (111th): To suspend certain activities in the outer Continental Shelf until the date on which the joint investigation into the Deepwater Horizon incident in the Gulf of Mexico has been completed, and for other purposes.


May 5, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 5, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Kendrick Meek

Representative for Florida's 17th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 5, 2010
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5/5/2010--Introduced.Directs the Secretary of the Interior to suspend until a certain date: (1) all activities relating to the development of a new or revised five-year plan for the outer Continental ... Read more >

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May 5, 2010

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S. 3308 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 5, 2010

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