H.Res. 214 (113th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that extensive scientific and technical studies and analyses by the Department of State and other Federal agencies have affirmed that the proposed Keystone XL pipeline is an environmentally sound project.


May 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Randy Weber

Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district



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5/15/2013--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the government's scientific and technical analysis of the potential environmental impacts of the Keystone XL pipeline have repeatedly affirmed its environmental ... Read more >

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May 15, 2013

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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 214”). A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.


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