About the bill
- Full Title
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 title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5634 (111th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
4 cosponsors (2R, 2D) (show)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1520 — 112th Congress: Offshore Drilling Safety Improvement Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1520
“H.R. 1520 — 112th Congress: Offshore Drilling Safety Improvement Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. May 26, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1520>
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