About the bill
H.R. 2883 replaces the Presidential Permit process, established through executive order, with a uniform and transparent process to authorize the construction, connection, operation, and maintenance of international border-crossing facilities for the import and export of oil and natural gas and the transmission of electricity. Specifically, the bill authorizes the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to issue a certificate of crossing for border-crossing facilities consisting of oil or natural gas pipelines and the Secretary of Energy for border-crossing facilities of electric transmission facilities if it is within the public interest ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Oklahoma's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 20, 2017
Length: 10 pages
H.R. 2883 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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