New Cosponsor — Dec 20, 2011
New Cosponsor: Rep. Maxine Waters [D-CA43]
The bill now has 24 cosponsors (24 Democrats).
Feb 10, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on February 10, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 10th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 10, 2011
Length: 2 pages
To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to permanently prohibit the conduct of offshore drilling on the outer Continental Shelf off the coast of California, Oregon, and Washington.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 612 — 112th Congress: West Coast Ocean Protection Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr612
“H.R. 612 — 112th Congress: West Coast Ocean Protection Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. August 3, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr612>
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