To provide for the timely consideration of all licenses, permits, and approvals required under Federal law with respect to the siting, construction, expansion, or operation of any natural gas pipeline projects.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Kansas's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 22, 2015
Length: 4 pages
Jan 6, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on January 21, 2015 but was never passed by the Senate.
Nov 21, 2013
Earlier Version — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1900 (113th).
Jan 6, 2015
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Jan 21, 2015
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
H.R. 161 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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