New Cosponsor — Jul 31, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Richard Nugent [R-FL11]
The bill now has 10 cosponsors (9 Republicans, 1 Democrat).
Nov 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on November 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Mississippi's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 15, 2011
Length: 7 pages
To authorize the use of certain offshore oil and gas platforms in the Gulf of Mexico for artificial reefs, and for other purposes.
Rigs to Reefs Habitat Protection Act - Directs the Secretary of the Interior to assess each offshore oil and gas platform in the Gulf of Mexico that is no longer ... Read more >
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3429”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3429 — 112th Congress: Rigs to Reefs Habitat Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3429
“H.R. 3429 — 112th Congress: Rigs to Reefs Habitat Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3429>
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