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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.
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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. May 31, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5626>
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