H.R. 2150 (112th): National Petroleum Reserve Alaska Access Act


Jun 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Doc Hastings

Representative for Washington's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 14, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Naval Petroleum Reserves Production Act of 1976 to direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct an expeditious program of competitive leasing of oil and gas in the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska, including at least one lease sale in the Reserve each year in the period 2011 through 2021, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Section2 - Expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) the National Petroleum Reserve (NPR) in Alaska remains explicitly designated to provide oil and natural gas resources to the United States, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 13, 2011

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Jul 13, 2011
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2150”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


14 cosponsors (14R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 1964 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 12, 2013

H.R. 4480 (Related)
Domestic Energy and Jobs Act

Passed House
Last Action: Jun 21, 2012

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