To facilitate the development of wind energy resources on Federal lands.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for South Dakota At Large. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 1, 2011
Length: 8 pages
Jun 14, 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.
Jun 14, 2011
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Jul 13, 2011
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H.R. 2172 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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