H.R. 1972 (113th): State Mineral Revenue Protection Act


May 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Cynthia Lummis

Representative for Wyoming At Large



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Last Updated: May 14, 2013
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Mineral Leasing Act to require the Secretary of the Interior to convey to a State all right, title, and interest in and to a percentage of the amount of royalties and other amounts required to be paid to the State under that Act with respect to public land and deposits in the State, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/14/2013--Introduced.State Mineral Revenue Protection Act - Amends the Mineral Leasing Act to direct the Secretary of the Interior, on the request of a state (other than Alaska) and in lieu ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 14, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1972”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


10 cosponsors (8R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 945 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 12, 2015

S. 951 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 14, 2013

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