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HR 1230 - Offshore Leasing Act - National Key Vote

Jesse Jackson, Jr. voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (266-149) - (Key vote)
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Title: Offshore Leasing Act

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires the Secretary of the Interior to conduct offshore oil and gas lease sales.

Highlights:
  • Requires the Secretary of the Interior to conduct the following offshore oil and gas lease sales (Secs. 2-5):
    • Lease Sale 216 in the Central Gulf of Mexico no later than 4 months after the enactment of this bill;
    • Lease Sale 218 in the Western Gulf of Mexico no later than 8 months after the enactment of this bill;
    • Lease Sale 220 on the outer continental shelf offshore Virginia no later than 1 year after the enactment of this bill; and
    • Lease Sale 222 in the Central Gulf of Mexico no later than June 1, 2012.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Offshore Leasing Act

Sponsors

  • Richard 'Doc' Hastings (WA - R) (Out Of Office)

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