H.R. 5267 (111th): To amend the Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006 to accelerate the increase in the amount of Gulf of Mexico oil and gas lease revenues that is shared with States.


May 11, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 11, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Anh “Joseph” Cao

Representative for Louisiana's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: May 11, 2010
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5/11/2010--Introduced.Amends the Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006 to accelerate from FY2017 to FY2011 the allocation of certain Gulf of Mexico oil and gas lease revenues from covered ... Read more >

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May 11, 2010

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Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 20, 2010

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