HR 939

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 939

To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act and the Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006 to increase the percentage of revenues from new offshore leases that will be shared with coastal States to 50 percent.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 8, 2011

Mr. POE of Texas introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources


A BILL

To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act and the Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006 to increase the percentage of revenues from new offshore leases that will be shared with coastal States to 50 percent.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. INCREASED REVENUE SHARING WITH STATES FOR LEASES WITHIN 3 MILES OF THE COAST LINE.

SEC. 3. INCREASED REVENUE SHARING WITH STATES FOR LEASES BEYOND 3 MILES OF THE COAST LINE.

`SEC. 106. DISPOSITION OF NEW OUTER CONTINENTAL SHELF REVENUES.

`SEC. 107. TIMING AND ADMINISTRATION OF DISPOSITION OF REVENUES.

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