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H.R. 3116: To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to permanently prohibit the conduct of offshore drilling on the outer Continental Shelf in the Mid-Atlantic, South Atlantic, North Atlantic, and Straits of Florida planning areas.

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Introduced
May 11, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Introduced on May 11, 2021

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on May 11, 2021. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor

Frank Pallone Jr.

Representative for New Jersey's 6th congressional district

Democrat

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History

May 11, 2021
 
Introduced

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May 13, 2021
 
Considered by Energy and Mineral Resources

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Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 3116 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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