Jun 29, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 15, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 30th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2010
Length: 36 pages
About the bill
To protect public health and safety and the environment by requiring the use of safe well control technologies and practices for the drilling of high-risk oil and gas wells in the United States, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5626 — 111th Congress: Blowout Prevention Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5626
“H.R. 5626 — 111th Congress: Blowout Prevention Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. August 28, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5626>
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