H.R. 4978 (96th): A bill to establish minimum periods of time for the completion of the consultation procedure required by the Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act in the case of permits related to drilling for oil or gas, and for other purposes.

Jul 26, 1979 (96th Congress, 1979–1980)
Died (Referred to Committee)
David Treen
Representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district

This bill was introduced on July 26, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Jul 26, 1979
Referred to Committee Jul 26, 1979

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Establishes, under the Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act, a limit of 60 days for the completion of consultations between applicants for a Federal permit or license required for drilling for oil or gas, the United States Fish and Wildlife Service, and any agency which administers the wildlife resources of the affected area.

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