H.R.1229 - Putting the Gulf of Mexico Back to Work Act

To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to facilitate the safe and timely production of American energy resources from the Gulf of Mexico. view all titles (6)

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  • Official: To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to facilitate the safe and timely production of American energy resources from the Gulf of Mexico. as introduced.
  • Short: Putting the Gulf of Mexico Back to Work Act as introduced.
  • Short: Putting the Gulf of Mexico Back to Work Act as reported to house.
  • Official: To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to facilitate the safe and timely production of American energy resources from the Gulf of Mexico, to require the Secretary of the Interior to conduct certain offshore oil and gas lease sales, and for other purposes. as amended by house.
  • Short: Putting the Gulf of Mexico Back to Work Act as passed house.
  • Short: Restarting American Offshore Leasing Now Act as passed house.

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Latest Amendment Status Purpose View All Amendments [10]
 
H.Amdt 279 Fail An amendment numbered 11 printed in Part A of House Report 112-73 to strike section 207 of the bill which pertains to limitations on attorneys' fees.
H.Amdt 278 Fail An amendment numbered 10 printed in Part A of House Report 112-73 to amend bill to emphasize quality of court decisions instead of speed of court decisions.
H.Amdt 277 Fail An amendment numbered 9 printed in Part A of House Report 112-73 to strike section 202 of H.R. 1229, so that states outside of the 5th Circuit can have their courts hear civil actions relating to energy projects in the Gulf of Mexico.
Latest Actions View All Actions [64]
 
May 16, 2011Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 50.
May 12, 2011Received in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
May 11, 2011Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Latest Vote

Result: Passed - May 11, 2011

Roll call number 309 in the House

Question: On Passage: H R 1229 Putting the Gulf of Mexico Back to Work Act

 

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