S. 3445 (112th): Domestic Energy and Jobs Act


Jul 26, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 26, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Hoeven

Senior Senator from North Dakota



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Last Updated: Jul 26, 2012
Length: 85 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline, to provide for the development of a plan to increase oil and gas exploration, development, and production under oil and gas leases of Federal land, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/26/2012--Introduced.Domestic Energy and Jobs Act - TitleI - Keystone XL Permit ApprovalDeclares that no presidential permit shall be required for a specified pipeline application filed on May 4, 2012, by ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 26, 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. 3445”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


30 cosponsors (30R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 1401 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 31, 2013

H.R. 4480 (Related)
Domestic Energy and Jobs Act

Passed House
Last Action: Jun 21, 2012

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