H.R.767: To amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to modify the Pilot Project offices of the Federal Permit Streamlining Pilot Project.

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about public lands and natural resources
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Sponsor Kevin Cramer, R-N.D.
Total Cosponsors 3 (All Republicans)
Introduced Feb. 15, 2013
Latest Major Action Dec. 26, 2013
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Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on May 14, 2013. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Amends the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to revise the list of Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Federal Permit Streamlining Pilot Project offices. Replaces the Miles City, Montana, field office with the Montana/Dakotas State Office, Montana (Billings). Replaces the Buffalo Field Office, Wyoming, with the High Plains District Office, Wyoming.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Dec. 26, 2013 Became Public Law No: 113-69.
Dec. 26, 2013 Signed by President.
Dec. 23, 2013 Presented to President.
Dec. 20, 2013 Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Dec. 20, 2013 Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.
Dec. 20, 2013 Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources discharged by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S9068-9069)
May 16, 2013 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
May 15, 2013 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
May 15, 2013

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 415 - 1 (Roll no. 147). (text: CR H2632)

May 15, 2013 Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H2634)
May 15, 2013 At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
May 15, 2013 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 767.
May 15, 2013 Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H2632-2633)
May 15, 2013 Mr. Bishop (UT) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
May 14, 2013 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 33.
May 14, 2013 Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 113-55.
April 24, 2013 Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
April 24, 2013 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
April 24, 2013 Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Discharged.
March 21, 2013 Subcommittee Hearings Held.
March 1, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources.
Feb. 15, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.