S. 363 (113th): Geothermal Production Expansion Act of 2013


Feb 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on July 9, 2014 but was never passed by the House.


Ron Wyden

Senior Senator from Oregon



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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2014
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to expand geothermal production, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/9/2014--Passed Senate without amendment.Geothermal Production Expansion Act of 2013 - Amends the Geothermal Steam Act of 1970 to allow the Department of the Interior to award noncompetitive leases on up ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 14, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 16, 2013
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jul 9, 2014
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 22, 2014
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by House Committee.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 363”). 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 (3R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 1149 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Dec 15, 2011

S. 822 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 19, 2015

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