A bill to amend the Mineral Leasing Act and the Mineral Leasing Act for Acquired Lands to promote a greater domestic helium supply, to establish a Federal helium leasing program for public land, and to secure a helium supply for national defense and Federal researchers, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Senator for Alaska. Republican.
Last Updated: May 6, 2015
Length: 4 pages
May 6, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 6, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 6, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 19, 2015
Considered by Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
S. 1226 (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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