H.R.1394: Planning for American Energy Act of 2013

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about public lands and natural resources
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Sponsor Scott Tipton, R-Colo.
Total Cosponsors 4 (All Republicans)
Introduced March 21, 2013
Latest Major Action Sept. 10, 2013
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Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.)

Planning for American Energy Act of 2013 - Amends the Mineral Leasing Act to direct the Secretary of the Interior (the Secretary), in consultation with the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA) with regard to lands administered by the Forest Service, to publish every four years a Quadrennial Federal Onshore Energy Production Strategy to direct federal land energy development and department resource allocation in order to promote the energy and national security of the United States in accordance with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) mission to promote the multiple use of federal lands.

Instructs the Secretary to consult with the Administrator of the Energy Information Administration on the projected energy demands of the United States for the next 30 years and on how energy derived from federal onshore lands can put the United State...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Sept. 10, 2013 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 146.
Sept. 10, 2013 Reported by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 113-199.
July 24, 2013 Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 27 - 14.
July 24, 2013 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
July 24, 2013 Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Discharged.
May 22, 2013 Subcommittee Hearings Held.
April 11, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources.
March 21, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.