To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to require that oil and gas drilling and production operations on the outer Continental Shelf must have in place the best available technology for blowout preventers and emergency shutoff equipment, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Washington's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 29, 2010
Length: 4 pages
Jun 29, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 29, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 29, 2010
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 13, 2011
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1520 (112th).
H.R. 5634 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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