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Jun 29, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on June 29, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Washington's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2010
Length: 4 pages
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.
6/29/2010--Introduced.Offshore Drilling Safety Improvement Act - Amends the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to direct the Secretary of the Interior to issue regulations requiring:(1) that all oil and gas drilling ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5634 — 111th Congress: Offshore Drilling Safety Improvement Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5634
“H.R. 5634 — 111th Congress: Offshore Drilling Safety Improvement Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5634>
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