HR 840

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 840

To allow the conduct of offshore energy exploration, development, and production operations under drilling permits previously issued by the Minerals Management Service, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 28, 2011

Mr. MURPHY of Pennsylvania (for himself, Mr. BROUN of Georgia, Mr. BURTON of Indiana, Mr. CHAFFETZ, Mr. DUNCAN of Tennessee, Mr. FLORES, Mr. HARPER, Mr. LATTA, Mr. LONG, Mr. MCCLINTOCK, Mrs. MYRICK, Mr. RIBBLE, Mr. THOMPSON of Pennsylvania, Mr. WESTMORELAND, Mr. MCKINLEY, Mr. WHITFIELD, Mr. STEARNS, Mr. CASSIDY, Mr. BRADY of Texas, Mr. SCALISE, Mr. BOUSTANY, and Mr. DAVIS of Kentucky) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources


A BILL

To allow the conduct of offshore energy exploration, development, and production operations under drilling permits previously issued by the Minerals Management Service, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

SEC. 3. AUTHORITY TO CONDUCT OFFSHORE DRILLING UNDER APPROVED PERMITS.

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