An original bill to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Jan 12, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 12, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Alaska
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Last Updated: Jan 12, 2015
Length: 4 pages
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S. 1 (same title)
Vetoed & Override Failed in Senate — Mar 4, 2015
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S. 147 (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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