S. 3509 (111th): Safer Oil and Gas Production Research and Development Act of 2010


Jun 17, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 17, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mark Udall

Senator from Colorado



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Last Updated: Jun 17, 2010
Length: 14 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to promote the research and development of technologies and best practices for the safe development and extraction of natural gas and other petroleum resources, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/17/2010--Introduced.Safer Oil and Gas Production Research and Development Act of 2010 - Amends the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to: (1) direct the Secretary of Energy to implement a deepwater ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 17, 2010

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3509”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (3D) (show)
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