H.R. 6168 (112th): President Obama’s Proposed 2012-2017 Offshore Drilling Lease Sale Plan Act

Introduced:

Jul 24, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on July 25, 2012.

Sponsor:

Doc Hastings

Representative for Washington's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 24, 2012
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Secretary of the Interior to implement the Proposed Final Outer Continental Shelf Oil & Gas Leasing Program (2012-2017) in accordance with the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act and other applicable law.

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History

Jul 24, 2012
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 25, 2012
 
Failed in the House Under Suspension

Passage was attempted under a fast-track procedure called "suspension of the rules." The vote failed, but the bill can be voted on again.

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