S. 2365 (112th): WEST Act


Apr 25, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 25, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Orrin Hatch

Senator from Utah



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Last Updated: Apr 25, 2012
Length: 94 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to promote the economic and energy security of the United States, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/25/2012--Introduced.Western Economic Security Today Act or the WEST Act - TitleI - Putting the Gulf of Mexico Back to Work ActPutting the Gulf of Mexico Back to Work Act - ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 25, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2365”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (5R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1837 (Related)
Sacramento-San Joaquin Valley Water Reliability Act

Passed House
Last Action: Feb 29, 2012

H.R. 1633 (Related)
Farm Dust Regulation Prevention Act of 2011

Passed House
Last Action: Dec 8, 2011

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