HR 372

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 372

To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to deny leases and permits to persons who engage in activities with the government of any foreign country that is subject to any sanction or an embargo established by the Government of the United States.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 20, 2011

Mr. BUCHANAN (for himself, Mr. MILLER of Florida, and Mr. STEARNS) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources


A BILL

To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to deny leases and permits to persons who engage in activities with the government of any foreign country that is subject to any sanction or an embargo established by the Government of the United States.

SECTION 1. AUTHORITY TO DENY OIL AND GAS LEASES AND PERMITS TO PERSONS WHO ENGAGE IN ACTIVITIES WITH CERTAIN FOREIGN COUNTRIES.

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