H.R. 555 (113th): BLM Live Internet Auctions Act


Feb 6, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 24, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bill Johnson

Representative for Ohio's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 10, 2013
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Mineral Leasing Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct onshore oil and gas lease sales through Internet-based live lease sales, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/10/2013--Reported to House without amendment.BLM Live Internet Auctions Act - Amends the Mineral Leasing Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct onshore oil and gas lease sales ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 6, 2013

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Jul 24, 2013
Reported by Committee

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 555”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (5R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 2752 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Oct 5, 2011

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Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 19, 2014

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