H.R. 3548 (112th): North American Energy Access Act


Dec 2, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 7, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lee Terry

Representative for Nebraska's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2012
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To facilitate United States access to North American oil resources, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Section2 - Prohibits construction, operation, or maintenance of the oil pipeline and related facilities described in the Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Keystone XL Pipeline Project issued by ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 2, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 7, 2012
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3548”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


103 cosponsors (103R) (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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