H.R. 3407 (112th): Alaskan Energy for American Jobs Act


Nov 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 1, 2012, 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: Feb 9, 2012
Length: 28 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Secretary of the Interior to establish and implement a competitive oil and gas leasing program for the exploration, development, and production of the oil and gas resources of the Coastal Plain of Alaska, to ensure secure energy supplies for the continental Pacific Coast of the United States, lower prices, and reduce imports, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/9/2012--Reported to House amended.Alaskan Energy for American Jobs Act - Section3 - Directs the Secretary of the Interior, acting through the Director of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 14, 2011

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Feb 1, 2012
Reported by Committee

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3407”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 3487 (Related)
Job Creation Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 18, 2011

H.R. 1682 (Related)
American-Made Energy Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 3, 2011

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