S. 147: Keystone XL Pipeline Approval Act

An original bill to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Jan 12, 2015


Reported by Committee on Jan 12, 2015

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on January 12, 2015.


Lisa Murkowski

Senior Senator from Alaska



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Last Updated: Jan 12, 2015
Length: 4 pages

See Instead:

S. 1 (same title)
Vetoed & Override Failed in Senate — Mar 4, 2015


Jan 12, 2015

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Jan 12, 2015
Reported by Committee

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Passed Senate

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Signed by the President

S. 147 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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