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H.R. 2131: To amend the Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006 to require payments to Gulf producing States and their coastal political subdivisions to compensate for reductions in other payments under that Act resulting from the moratorium on new oil and natural gas leases in offshore waters under Executive Order 14008 of January 27, 2021.

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Introduced
Mar 23, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Introduced on Mar 23, 2021

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on March 23, 2021. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor

Jerry Carl Jr.

Representative for Alabama's 1st congressional district

Republican

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History

Mar 23, 2021
 
Introduced

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H.R. 2131 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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