S. 558 (98th): Geothermal Steam Act Amendments of 1983

A bill to amend the Geothermal Steam Act of 1970 (30 U.S.C. 1001 et seq.) to expedite exploration and development of geothermal resources.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Feb 23, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 23, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Henry “Scoop” Jackson

Senator from Washington



Feb 23, 1983

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S. 558 (98th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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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