H.R. 2231 (113th): Offshore Energy and Jobs Act

Introduced:

Jun 4, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 28, 2013 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Doc Hastings

Representative for Washington's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 8, 2013
Length: 55 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to increase energy exploration and production on the Outer Continental Shelf, provide for equitable revenue sharing for all coastal States, implement the reorganization of the functions of the former Minerals Management Service into distinct and separate agencies, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 4, 2013
 
Introduced

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Jun 12, 2013
 
Reported by Committee

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Jun 28, 2013
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

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