HR 909

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 909

To expand domestic fossil fuel production, develop more nuclear power, and expand renewable electricity, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 3, 2011

Mr. NUNES (for himself, Mr. SHIMKUS, Mr. RYAN of Wisconsin, Mr. SIMPSON, Mr. BISHOP of Utah, Mr. MCKEON, Mr. DREIER, Mr. LUCAS, Mrs. MCMORRIS RODGERS, Mr. ROGERS of Michigan, Mr. ROSKAM, Mr. BACHUS, Mr. BENISHEK, Mr. BRADY of Texas, Mr. BROUN of Georgia, Mr. BURGESS, Mr. BURTON of Indiana, Mr. CALVERT, Mr. CANSECO, Mr. COFFMAN of Colorado, Mr. COLE, Mr. CRAVAACK, Mr. CULBERSON, Mr. DUNCAN of Tennessee, Mrs. EMERSON, Mr. FINCHER, Mr. FRANKS of Arizona, Mr. GINGREY of Georgia, Mr. GRIMM, Mr. HARPER, Mr. HERGER, Mr. HUIZENGA of Michigan, Ms. JENKINS, Mr. KING of Iowa, Mr. LATOURETTE, Mrs. LUMMIS, Mr. MARCHANT, Mr. MCCOTTER, Mr. MCHENRY, Mrs. MILLER of Michigan, Mr. PEARCE, Mr. POE of Texas, Mr. REHBERG, Mr. SCHOCK, Mr. SESSIONS, Mr. SHUSTER, Mr. SULLIVAN, Mr. TERRY, Mr. THOMPSON of Pennsylvania, Mr. TIBERI, Mr. TIPTON, Mr. WALBERG, Mr. WESTMORELAND, Mr. WOMACK, Mr. YODER, and Mr. YOUNG of Alaska) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committees on Oversight and Government Reform, Ways and Means, Energy and Commerce, and Armed Services, 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 expand domestic fossil fuel production, develop more nuclear power, and expand renewable electricity, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.

TITLE I--AMERICAN ENERGY

Subtitle A--Outer Continental Shelf

Subtitle B--Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Subtitle C--Oil Shale

Subtitle D--Coal-to-Liquid

Subtitle E--Nuclear

TITLE II--AMERICAN-MADE ENERGY TRUST FUND

TITLE III--REVERSE AUCTION MECHANISM FOR RENEWABLE ENERGY GENERATION AND FOR RENEWABLE FUEL PRODUCTION

TITLE IV--PROHIBITION OF CONSIDERATION OF GREENHOUSE GAS

TITLE I--AMERICAN ENERGY

SEC. 100. FINDINGS.

Subtitle A--Outer Continental Shelf

SEC. 101. LEASING PROGRAM CONSIDERED APPROVED.

SEC. 102. OUTER CONTINENTAL SHELF LEASE SALES.

SEC. 103. DEFINITIONS UNDER THE OUTER CONTINENTAL SHELF LANDS ACT.

SEC. 104. DETERMINATION OF ADJACENT ZONES AND OCS PLANNING AREAS.

SEC. 105. OUTER CONTINENTAL SHELF LEASING PROGRAM.

SEC. 106. COORDINATION WITH ADJACENT STATES.

SEC. 107. ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES.

SEC. 108. OUTER CONTINENTAL SHELF INCOMPATIBLE USE.

SEC. 109. REPURCHASE OF CERTAIN LEASES.

SEC. 110. OFFSITE ENVIRONMENTAL MITIGATION.

Subtitle B--Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

SEC. 121. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 122. LEASING PROGRAM FOR LANDS WITHIN THE COASTAL PLAIN.

SEC. 123. LEASE SALES.

SEC. 124. GRANT OF LEASES BY THE SECRETARY.

SEC. 125. LEASE TERMS AND CONDITIONS.

SEC. 126. COASTAL PLAIN ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION.

SEC. 127. EXPEDITED JUDICIAL REVIEW.

SEC. 128. FEDERAL AND STATE DISTRIBUTION OF REVENUES.

SEC. 129. RIGHTS-OF-WAY ACROSS THE COASTAL PLAIN.

SEC. 130. CONVEYANCE.

SEC. 131. LOCAL GOVERNMENT IMPACT AID AND COMMUNITY SERVICE ASSISTANCE.

Subtitle C--Oil Shale

SEC. 141. OIL SHALE.

Subtitle D--Coal-to-Liquid

SEC. 151. DEVELOPMENT AND OPERATION OF FACILITIES.

SEC. 152. DEFINITIONS RELATING TO COAL-TO-LIQUID FUEL AND FACILITIES.

SEC. 153. REPEAL.

Subtitle E--Nuclear

SEC. 161. FINDINGS AND POLICY.

SEC. 162. 200 OPERATING PERMITS BY 2040.

SEC. 163. REPEAL OF OFFICE OF CIVILIAN RADIOACTIVE WASTE MANAGEMENT.

SEC. 164. RADIOLOGICAL MATERIAL REPOSITORY.

SEC. 165. INDEPENDENT RADIOLOGICAL MATERIAL MANAGEMENT.

SEC. 166. SPENT NUCLEAR FUEL RECYCLING.

SEC. 167. NUCLEAR FUEL SUPPLY RESERVE.

SEC. 168. PUBLIC HEALTH AND SAFETY.

SEC. 169. STREAMLINING COMBINED CONSTRUCTION AND OPERATING LICENSE.

SEC. 170. REACTOR DESIGN CERTIFICATION.

SEC. 171. TECHNOLOGY-NEUTRAL PLANT DESIGN SPECIFICATIONS.

SEC. 172. ADDITIONAL FUNDING AND PERSONNEL RESOURCES.

SEC. 173. NATIONAL NUCLEAR ENERGY COUNCIL.

SEC. 174. NEXT GENERATION NUCLEAR PLANT.

SEC. 175. URANIUM MINING ON FEDERAL LANDS.

SEC. 176. SMALL AND MODULAR REACTOR LICENSING.

SEC. 177. LIMITATION ON REGULATORY TIME FRAME.

SEC. 178. DEFINITION.

TITLE II--AMERICAN-MADE ENERGY TRUST FUND

SEC. 201. ESTABLISHMENT OF AMERICAN-MADE ENERGY TRUST FUND.

`SEC. 9512. AMERICAN-MADE ENERGY TRUST FUND.

TITLE III--REVERSE AUCTION MECHANISM FOR RENEWABLE ENERGY GENERATION AND FOR RENEWABLE FUEL PRODUCTION

SEC. 301. REVERSE AUCTION MECHANISM FOR RENEWABLE ENERGY GENERATION.

TITLE IV--PROHIBITION OF CONSIDERATION OF GREENHOUSE GAS

SEC. 401. CLEAN AIR ACT REGULATION.

`SEC. 330. PROHIBITION OF REGULATION OF GREENHOUSE GAS.

SEC. 402. ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT REGULATION.

`SEC. 19. PROHIBITION OF CONSIDERATION OF IMPACT OF GREENHOUSE GAS.

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