S. 521 (94th): Energy Supply Act

Introduced:

Feb 3, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on July 21, 1976 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.

Sponsor:

Henry “Scoop” Jackson
Senator from Washington
Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to increase the supply of energy in the United States from the Outer Continental Shelf; to amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act; and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 3221 (93rd) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed Senate
Last Action: Sep 18, 1974

H.R. 6218 (Related)
Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act Amendments

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 21, 1976

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 521” means this is a Senate 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Feb 3, 1975
Reported by Committee
Jul 17, 1975
Passed Senate
Jul 30, 1975
Passed House with Changes
Jul 21, 1976

Details

Cosponsors
6 cosponsors (6D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes
Jul 30, 1975 midnight
unknown 67/19

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