HR 1023

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1023

To secure unrestricted reliable energy for American consumption and transmission.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 10, 2011

Mr. THORNBERRY introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means and Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To secure unrestricted reliable energy for American consumption and transmission.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.

TITLE I--REFINERIES

TITLE II--ALTERNATIVE ENERGY

TITLE III--NUCLEAR ENERGY

TITLE IV--DRILLING

Subtitle A--Tax Provisions

Subtitle B--Oil and Gas Development on the Coastal Plain of Alaska

Subtitle C--Offshore Oil and Gas Development

TITLE V--GREENHOUSE GAS REGULATION

TITLE I--REFINERIES

SEC. 102. TAX-EXEMPT FINANCING OF DOMESTIC USE OIL REFINERY FACILITIES.

SEC. 103. DESIGNATION AND AVAILABILITY OF FEDERAL LANDS FOR OIL AND NATURAL GAS REFINERIES.

TITLE II--ALTERNATIVE ENERGY

SEC. 201. EXTENSION OF CREDIT FOR ELECTRICITY PRODUCED FROM CERTAIN RENEWABLE RESOURCES.

SEC. 202. EQUALIZATION OF EXCISE TAX ON LIQUEFIED NATURAL GAS AND PER ENERGY EQUIVALENT OF DIESEL.

SEC. 203. EXTENSION OF ALTERNATIVE FUEL CREDIT.

TITLE III--NUCLEAR ENERGY

SEC. 301. WASTE CONFIDENCE.

SEC. 302. ASME NUCLEAR CERTIFICATION CREDIT.

`SEC. 45S. ASME NUCLEAR CERTIFICATION CREDIT.

TITLE IV--DRILLING

Subtitle A--Tax Provisions

SEC. 401. CREDIT FOR PRODUCING FUEL FROM NONCONVENTIONAL SOURCES TO APPLY TO GAS PRODUCED ONSHORE FROM FORMATIONS MORE THAN 15,000 FEET DEEP.

SEC. 402. REPEAL OF MINIMUM CAPTURE REQUIREMENT FOR CARBON DIOXIDE SEQUESTRATION CREDIT.

Subtitle B--Oil and Gas Development on the Coastal Plain of Alaska

SEC. 411. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 412. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 413. LEASING PROGRAM FOR LANDS WITHIN THE COASTAL PLAIN.

SEC. 414. LEASE SALES.

SEC. 415. GRANT OF LEASES BY THE SECRETARY.

SEC. 416. LEASE TERMS AND CONDITIONS.

SEC. 417. COASTAL PLAIN ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION.

SEC. 418. EXPEDITED JUDICIAL REVIEW.

SEC. 419. FEDERAL AND STATE DISTRIBUTION OF REVENUES.

SEC. 420. RIGHTS-OF-WAY ACROSS THE COASTAL PLAIN.

SEC. 421. CONVEYANCE.

SEC. 422. LOCAL GOVERNMENT IMPACT AID AND COMMUNITY SERVICE ASSISTANCE.

Subtitle C--Offshore Oil and Gas Development

SEC. 431. REPEAL OF MORATORIUM ON OIL AND GAS LEASING IN THE GULF OF MEXICO.

SEC. 432. INCLUSION OF AREAS IN 2007-2012 OUTER CONTINENTAL SHELF OIL AND GAS LEASING PROGRAM.

TITLE V--GREENHOUSE GAS REGULATION

SEC. 501. GREENHOUSE GAS REGULATION UNDER CLEAN AIR ACT.

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