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S. 665 (115th): Unleashing American Energy Act of 2017

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A bill to amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to authorize additional lease sales to be added to an approved 5-year leasing program.

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Sponsor and status

Bill Cassidy

Sponsor. Senator for Louisiana. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 15, 2017
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Mar 15, 2017
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 15, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).

Cosponsors

4 Cosponsors (4 Republicans)

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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Strange takes action to unleash American energy
    — Sen. Luther Strange [R-AL, 2017-2017] (Co-sponsor) on May 17, 2017

Reps. Kaptur, Ryan, Fudge and Beatty stand united in opposition to GOP health care proposal
    — Rep. Marcy Kaptur [D-OH9] on Mar 9, 2017

ADVISORY: Kaptur to host Ohio media conference call and press availability with northern Ohio families affected by proposed changes to health care
    — Rep. Marcy Kaptur [D-OH9] on Feb 18, 2017

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History

Mar 15, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

S. 665 (115th) was 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 665. This is the one from the 115th Congress.

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

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