To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to permanently prohibit the conduct of offshore drilling on the outer Continental Shelf in the Mid-Atlantic, South Atlantic, and North Atlantic planning areas.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 6th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 22, 2015
Length: 2 pages
Apr 22, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 22, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 22, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 1, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2272.
H.R. 1977 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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