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Nov 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on February 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Washington's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 9, 2012
Length: 28 pages
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.
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Last Action: Nov 18, 2011
Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 3, 2011
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