To direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a global rare earth element assessment, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 1, 2014
Length: 6 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on May 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Apr 1, 2011
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1314 (112th).
Mar 6, 2013
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Mar 21, 2013
Considered by Energy and Mineral Resources
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
May 15, 2013
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
H.R. 981 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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