To reform Federal onshore and offshore fossil fuel leasing, exploration, and development; promote renewable energy on public lands; prepare for the impacts of climate change; increase industry accountability; improve returns to taxpayers for the development of Federal energy resources; and protect special places, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 16, 2017
Length: 282 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on November 16, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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34 Cosponsors (34 Democrats)
Nov 16, 2017
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H.R. 4426 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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