A bill to provide that certain amounts of the revenues received by the United States under leases on the Outer Continental Shelf shall be used to acquire petroleum products for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
98th Congress (1983–1984)
This bill was introduced on March 23, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district
Mar 23, 1983
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H.R. 2285 (98th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2285. This is the one from the 98th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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