H.R. 1964 (113th): National Petroleum Reserve Alaska Access Act


May 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 12, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Doc Hastings

Representative for Washington's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 10, 2013
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Naval Petroleum Reserves Production Act of 1976 to direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct an expeditious program of competitive leasing of oil and gas in the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska, including at least one lease sale in the Reserve each year in the period 2013 through 2023, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/10/2013--Reported to House without amendment.National Petroleum Reserve Alaska Access Act - Section2 - Expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) the National Petroleum Reserve (NPR) in Alaska remains explicitly designated ... Read more >

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May 14, 2013

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Jun 12, 2013
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1964”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 2150 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 13, 2011

H.R. 2 (Related)
American Energy Solutions for Lower Costs and More American Jobs Act

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 18, 2014

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