H.R. 5630: Safer Pipelines Act of 2016

To require the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to apply certain procedures before granting a certificate of public convenience and necessity for a proposed pipeline project, and for other purposes.

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Jul 6, 2016


Referred to Committee on Jul 6, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on July 6, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Bonnie Watson Coleman

Representative for New Jersey's 12th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 6, 2016
Length: 4 pages


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Jul 6, 2016

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H.R. 5630 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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