S. 2841: Atlantic Seismic Airgun Protection Act

A bill to amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to prohibit oil-, gas-, and methane hydrate-related seismic activities in the North Atlantic, Mid-Atlantic, South Atlantic, and Straits of Florida planning areas of the outer Continental Shelf, and for other purposes.

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Apr 21, 2016


Referred to Committee on Apr 21, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on April 21, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Cory Booker

Junior Senator from New Jersey



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Last Updated: Apr 21, 2016
Length: 2 pages


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Apr 21, 2016

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S. 2841 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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