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S. 15 (114th): Protecting States’ Rights to Promote American Energy Security Act

A bill to amend the Mineral Leasing Act to recognize the authority of States to regulate oil and gas operations and promote American energy security, development, and job creation, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Orrin Hatch

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Utah. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 6, 2015
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Jan 6, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 6, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Jan 6, 2015
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jun 9, 2015
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

S. 15 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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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