To amend the Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006 to permanently extend the moratorium on leasing in certain areas of the Gulf of Mexico.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 19th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 11, 2018
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on January 11, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Congressman Francis Rooney Introduces Legislation to Permanently ban drilling in Eastern Gulf”
— Rep. Francis Rooney [R-FL19] (Sponsor) on Jan 12, 2018
Jan 11, 2018
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Sep 11, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 205.
H.R. 4770 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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