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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 10th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 10, 2011
Length: 2 pages
Feb 10, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 10, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 5, 2010
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5213 (111th).
Feb 10, 2011
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H.R. 612 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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