IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
March 17, 2022
Mr. Scott of Florida introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
To require the End-User Review Committee to conduct quarterly reviews with respect to the inclusion of certain Russian energy entities on the Entity List.
This Act may be cited as the
Stop Top Oil Producers and Protect Ukraine from Tyrannical Invasions Now Act of 2022 or the
STOP PUTIN Act of 2022.
Reviews relating to inclusion of certain Russian energy entities on the Entity List
Not later than 15 days after the date of the enactment of this Act, and every 90 days thereafter, the End-User Review Committee shall conduct a review to determine if any of the following entities should be added to or removed from the Entity List:
Rosneft (also known as Open Joint-Stock Company Rosneft Oil Company, OAO Rosneft Oil Company, Oil Company Rosneft, OJSC Rosneft Oil Company, and Rosneft Oil Company).
Lukoil, OAO (also known as Lukoil, Lukoil Oil Company, Neftyanaya Kompaniya Lukoil OOO, and NK Lukoil OAO).
Gazprom, OAO (also known as Open Joint Stock Company Gazprom, OAO Gazprom, and Gazprom).
Surgutneftegas (also known as Open Joint Stock Company Surgutneftegas, Otkrytoe Aktsionernoe Obshchestvo Surgutneftegaz, Surgutneftegas OAO, Surgutneftegas OJSC, and Surgutneftegaz OAO).
Any entity that is owned or controlled by, or is a successor to, an entity specified in paragraphs (1) through (6).
Congressional approval required for removal
An entity described in subsection (a) may be removed from the Entity List only by an Act of Congress.
In this section:
End-User Review Committee
The term End-User Review Committee means the committee established under Supplement No. 5 to part 744 of title 15, Code of Federal Regulations.
The term Entity List means the list maintained by the Bureau of Industry and Security and set forth in Supplement No. 4 to part 744 of title 15, Code of Federal Regulations.