H.R. 2606 (112th): New York City Natural Gas Supply Enhancement Act


Jul 21, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 27, 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 27, 2012.


Pub.L. 112-197


Michael Grimm

Representative for New York's 13th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 15, 2012
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to allow the construction and operation of natural gas pipeline facilities in the Gateway National Recreation Area, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Section3 - Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to issue permits for rights-of way or other necessary authorizations to allow the Transcontinental Gas Pipeline Company, LLC (Transco) to construct, operate, ... Read more >


Jul 21, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 17, 2011
Reported by Committee

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Feb 7, 2012
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 22, 2012
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 23, 2012
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

Nov 14, 2012
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 27, 2012
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2606”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (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.

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