H.J.Res. 36: Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Bureau of Land Management relating to “Waste Prevention, Production Subject to Royalties, and Resource Conservation”.

H.J. Res. 36 nullifies a rule that was issued by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) that requires operators to take various actions to reduce waste of gas lost during oil and gas production activities through venting or flaring of the gas, and through equipment leaks. Bill sponsors considered the rule's cost savings estimates from BLM to have been overstated, ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 30, 2017

Status:

Passed House on Feb 3, 2017

This resolution passed in the House on February 3, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Rob Bishop

Representative for Utah's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 3, 2017
Length: 2 pages

History

Jan 30, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 3, 2017
 
Passed House

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.J.Res. 36 is a joint resolution in the United States Congress.

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