H.R. 6258 (96th): A bill providing for reinstatement and validation of U.S. Oil and Gas Leases Nos. C-9496, C-9711, C-11600, C-11621, C-11622, C-11630, C-11631, C-11597, C-11599, C-13774, C-14197, C-17049, C-18262, C-26048, C-13532, C-11581, C-11585, C-11590, C-11591, and C-11595.


Jan 22, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 12, 1980

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 12, 1980.


Pvt.L. 96-71


James “Jim” Johnson

Representative for Colorado's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 12, 1980

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1/22/1980--Introduced.Provides for the reinstatement and validation of certain oil and gas leases. Read more >


Jan 22, 1980

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Sep 4, 1980
Passed House

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Dec 2, 1980
Passed Senate

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Dec 12, 1980
Enacted — Signed by the President

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