A bill to require the Secretary of the Interior to issue regulations to prevent or minimize the venting and flaring of gas in oil and gas production operations in the United States, and for other purposes.
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May 11, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 11, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Junior Senator from Massachusetts
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Last Updated: May 11, 2015
Length: 3 pages
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3229 (112th).
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S. 1271 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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