S. 2715 (96th): A bill to develop new sources of oil and gas.


May 15, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 15, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Maurice “Mike” Gravel
Senator from Alaska

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Summary (CRS)
5/15/1980--Introduced.Requires that Outer Continental Shelf oil and gas lease sales in the Chukchi Sea and Bering Sea in western Alaska occur only after a coastal zone management plan has been ...

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May 15, 1980


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