H.R. 3429 (112th): Rigs to Reefs Habitat Protection Act


Nov 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Steven Palazzo

Representative for Mississippi's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 15, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

To authorize the use of certain offshore oil and gas platforms in the Gulf of Mexico for artificial reefs, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

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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Nov 15, 2011

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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.


10 cosponsors (9R, 1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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S. 1555 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 14, 2011

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