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H.R. 2883: Promoting Cross-Border Energy Infrastructure Act

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 ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

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Overview

Introduced:

Jun 12, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 19, 2017

This bill passed in the House on July 19, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Markwayne Mullin

Representative for Oklahoma's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 20, 2017
Length: 10 pages

Prognosis:

30% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jun 12, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jun 22, 2017
 
Considered by Energy

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Jun 28, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 13, 2017
 
On House Schedule

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Jul 17, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

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Jul 18, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Rules

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

Jul 19, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2883 is 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.

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