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S. 2011 (114th): Offshore Production and Energizing National Security Act of 2015

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An original bill to provide for reforms of the administration of the Outer Continental Shelf of the United States, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Lisa Murkowski

Sponsor. Senator for Alaska. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 9, 2015
Length: 56 pages
Sep 9, 2015
114th Congress (2015–2017)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 9, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Murkowski to Hopper Again: Keep Alaska Sales in Next OCS Plan
    — Sen. Lisa Murkowski [R-AK] (Sponsor) on Aug 13, 2016

Schumer, Gillibrand Urge FCC to Grant Phase-In Period for Westelcom to Maintain Broadband Services to the North Country
    — Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand [D-NY] on Feb 18, 2016

Schumer, gillibrand urge fcc to grant phase-in period for westelcom to maintain broadband services to the north counrty
    — Sen. Charles “Chuck” Schumer [D-NY] on Feb 18, 2016

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Sep 9, 2015

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Sep 9, 2015
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee. The Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources issued the report which may provide insight into the purpose of the legislation.

S. 2011 (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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2011. This is the one from the 114th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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