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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Massachusetts. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 11, 2015
Length: 3 pages
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.
Oct 14, 2011
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3229 (112th).
May 11, 2015
May 19, 2015
Considered by Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
S. 1271 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). S. 1271 — 114th Congress: FLARE Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s1271
“S. 1271 — 114th Congress: FLARE Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. March 17, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s1271>
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