S. 1234 (113th): Fracturing Regulations are Effective in State Hands Act

Introduced:

Jun 26, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 26, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

James “Jim” Inhofe
Senator from Oklahoma
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 26, 2013
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to clarify that a State has the sole authority to regulate hydraulic fracturing on Federal land within the boundaries of the State.

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Related Bills

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S. 2248 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 28, 2012

S. 828 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 19, 2015

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History

Introduced
Jun 26, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
18 cosponsors (18R) (show)
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