Bill Text — Jan 23, 2013
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Jan 23, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on January 23, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senior Senator from Louisiana
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Last Updated: Jan 23, 2013
Length: 7 pages
A bill to authorize the use of certain offshore oil and gas platforms in the Gulf of Mexico for artificial reefs, and for other purposes.
1/23/2013--Introduced.Rigs to Reefs Habitat Protection Act - Directs the Secretary of the Interior to assess each offshore oil and gas platform in the Gulf of Mexico that is no longer ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1555 (112th).
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 96”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 96 — 113th Congress: Rigs to Reefs Habitat Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s96
“S. 96 — 113th Congress: Rigs to Reefs Habitat Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s96>
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