To amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to clarify the authorized categorical exclusions and authorize additional categorical exclusions to streamline the oil and gas permitting process, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Mexico's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 20, 2018
Length: 8 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on June 20, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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5 Cosponsors (5 Republicans)
What stakeholders are saying
Jun 14, 2018
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Jun 20, 2018
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Sep 20, 2018
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources
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H.R. 6106 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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