H.R. 1230 (112th): Restarting American Offshore Leasing Now Act


Mar 29, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 5, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate.


Doc Hastings

Representative for Washington's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 2, 2011
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require the Secretary of the Interior to conduct certain offshore oil and gas lease sales, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/5/2011--Passed House without amendment.Restarting American Offshore Leasing Now Act - Section2 - Directs the Secretary of the Interior to conduct specified proposed offshore oil and gas lease sales as follows:(1) ... Read more >

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Mar 29, 2011

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Apr 13, 2011
Reported by Committee

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May 5, 2011
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1230”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


67 cosponsors (67R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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May 5, 2011 1:06 p.m.
Failed 174/240
May 5, 2011 1:13 p.m.
Failed 176/240
May 5, 2011 1:59 p.m.
Passed 266/149

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Last Action: Mar 19, 2012

H.R. 3410 (Related)
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Reported by Committee
Last Action: Feb 1, 2012

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