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H.R. 3780 (113th): Ocean Energy Safety and Technology Improvement Act of 2013

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To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to establish an Ocean Energy Safety Institute, to promote the use of best available and safest offshore drilling technologies, and for other purposes.

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Rush Holt

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 12th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 16, 2013
Length: 7 pages
Dec 16, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 16, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.



Dec 16, 2013

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H.R. 3780 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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