S. 2248 (112th): Fracturing Regulations are Effective in State Hands Act

Introduced:

Mar 28, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 28, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

James “Jim” Inhofe

Senator from Oklahoma

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 28, 2012
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to clarify that a State has the sole authority to regulate hydraulic fracturing on Federal land within the boundaries of the State.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 28, 2012
 
Introduced

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Related Bills

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S. 1234 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 26, 2013

H.R. 4322 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 29, 2012

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