To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to establish conditions for the issuance of oil and gas leases under that Act to prevent discharges of oil in operations under such leases, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 19th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 27, 2010
Length: 6 pages
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on July 27, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 27, 2010
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H.R. 5868 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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