S. 3861 (93rd): A bill to amend the Natural Gas Act in order to give the Federal Power Commission certain authority to regulate synthetic natural gas.


Jul 31, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 31, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Marlow Cook

Senator from Kentucky


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7/31/1974--Introduced.Provides that any plant constructed and operated for the purpose of manufacturing synthetic natural gas for sale in interstate commerce shall be subject to the same jurisdiction of the Federal ... Read more >

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Jul 31, 1974

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