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H.R.1965: Federal Lands Jobs and Energy Security Act of 2013

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about energy
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Sponsor Doug Lamborn, R-Colo.
Total Cosponsors 2 (All Republicans)
Introduced May 14, 2013
Latest Major Action Dec. 9, 2013
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Bill Summary

Federal Lands Jobs and Energy Security Act of 2013 - Title I: Federal Lands Jobs and Energy Security - Federal Lands Jobs and Energy Security Act - (Sec. 1002) Directs the Secretary of the Interior (Secretary), when practicable, to encourage the use of U.S. workers and equipment manufactured in the U.S. in all construction related to mineral resource development under this Act.

Subtitle A: Onshore Oil and Gas Permit Streamlining - Streamlining Permitting of American Energy Act of 2013 - Chapter 1: Application for Permits to Drill Process Reform - (Sec. 1111) Amends the Mineral Leasing Act (MLA) to direct the Secretary to decide whether to issue a permit to drill within 30 days after receiving a permit application.

Authorizes the Secretary to extend the initial 30-day permit application review period for up to two periods of 15 days each, with written notice to the applicant.

Deems a permit application approved if the Secretary has not mad...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Dec. 9, 2013 Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 254.
Nov. 21, 2013 Received in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
Nov. 20, 2013 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Nov. 20, 2013

On passage Passed by recorded vote: 228 - 192 (Roll no. 600). (text: CR 11/19/2013 H7218-7223)

Nov. 20, 2013

On motion to recommit with instructions Failed by recorded vote: 189 - 232 (Roll no. 599). (consideration: CR H7279)

Nov. 20, 2013 The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection. (consideration: CR H7278-7279)
Nov. 20, 2013 DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Kirkpatrick motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House forthwith with an amendment to insert language clarifying tax provisions applicable to defined major integrated oil companies. The amendment would also add a new section to the bill prohibiting the legislation from requiring the Secretary of the Interior to allow energy development that would negatively impact land that is identified by the Secretary, in consultation with affected Indian tribes, as a Native American sacred site or cultural site.
Nov. 20, 2013 Mrs. Kirkpatrick moved to recommit with instructions to Natural Resources. (consideration: CR H7278; text: CR H7278)
Nov. 20, 2013 The House adopted the amendment in the nature of a substitute as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union. (consideration: CR H7278)
Nov. 20, 2013 The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule. (consideration: CR H7278)
Nov. 20, 2013 The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 1965.
Nov. 20, 2013 The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
Nov. 20, 2013 Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H7274-7280)
Nov. 19, 2013 Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 1965 as unfinished business.
Nov. 19, 2013 On motion that the committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
Nov. 19, 2013 Mr. Hastings (WA) moved that the committee rise.
Nov. 19, 2013 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the DeFazio Part A amendment No. 8, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. DeFazio demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
Nov. 19, 2013 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 419, the Committee of Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the DeFazio Part A amendment No. 8.
Nov. 19, 2013 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Polis Part A amendment No. 7, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Polis demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
Nov. 19, 2013 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 419, the Committee of Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Polis Part A amendment No. 7.
Nov. 19, 2013 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 419, the Committee of Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Marino Part A amendment No. 6.
Nov. 19, 2013 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 419, the Committee of Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Hanabusa Part A amendment No. 5.
Nov. 19, 2013 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Jackson Lee Part A amendment No. 4, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Jackson Lee demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
Nov. 19, 2013 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 419, the Committee of Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson Lee (TX) Part A amendment No. 4.
Nov. 19, 2013 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Lowenthal Part A amendment No. 3, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Lowenthal demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
Nov. 19, 2013 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 419, the Committee of Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lowenthal Part A amendment No. 3.
Nov. 19, 2013 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Jackson Lee Part A amendment No. 1, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Jackson Lee demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
Nov. 19, 2013 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 419, the Committee of Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson Lee (TX) Part A amendment No. 2.
Nov. 19, 2013 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 419, the Committee of Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Hastings (WA) Part A amendment No. 1.
Nov. 19, 2013 GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 1965.
Nov. 19, 2013 The Speaker designated the Honorable Virginia Foxx to act as Chairwoman of the Committee.
Nov. 19, 2013 House resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 419 and Rule XVIII.
Nov. 19, 2013 The resolution provides for consideration of H.R. 1965 and H.R. 2728. The resolution provides for one hour of debate and makes in order only those further amendments printed in the Rules report 113-271. The rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.
Nov. 19, 2013 Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 419. (consideration: CR H7211-7232)
Nov. 18, 2013 Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 419 Reported to House. The resolution provides for consideration of H.R. 1965 and H.R. 2728. The resolution provides for one hour of debate and makes in order only those further amendments printed in the Rules report 113-271. The rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.
Nov. 12, 2013 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 188.
Nov. 12, 2013 Committee on Judiciary discharged.
Nov. 12, 2013 Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 113-262, Part I.
July 24, 2013 Ordered to be Reported (Amended) 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.
June 14, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law.
May 22, 2013 Subcommittee Hearings Held.
May 20, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources.
May 14, 2013 Referred to House Judiciary
May 14, 2013 Referred to House Natural Resources