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H.R. 2907 (115th): Planning for American Energy Act of 2017

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To amend the Mineral Leasing Act to require the Secretary of the Interior to develop and publish an all-of-the-above quadrennial Federal onshore energy production strategy to meet domestic energy needs, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Scott Tipton

Sponsor. Representative for Colorado's 3rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 16, 2017
Length: 10 pages
Introduced
Jun 15, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 8, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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What legislators are saying

Tipton's Planning for American Energy Act Passes Out of Committee, Moves to House Floor
    — Rep. Scott Tipton [R-CO3] (Sponsor) on Nov 8, 2017

Tipton Bill Calling for All-of-the-Above Energy Strategy Clears Important Hurdle
    — Rep. Scott Tipton [R-CO3] (Sponsor) on Sep 7, 2017

Creating An All-Of-The-Above Energy Future
    — Rep. Scott Tipton [R-CO3] (Sponsor) on Jun 16, 2017

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 2907 will add $7 million in new spending through 2022.

History

Jun 15, 2017
 
Introduced

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Sep 6, 2017
 
Considered by Energy and Mineral Resources

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Nov 7, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Natural Resources

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

Nov 8, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Nov 16, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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H.R. 2907 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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