H.R.702: To adapt to changing crude oil market conditions.

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137 (16 Democrats, 121 Republicans)

Bill Summary

(Sec. 3) Amends the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to repeal authority to restrict the export of: (1) coal, petroleum products, natural gas, or petrochemical feedstocks; and (2) supplies of materials or equipment necessary to maintain or further exploration, production, refining, or transportation of energy supplies, or for the construction or maintenance of energy facilities within the United States. Prohibits any federal official from...

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There are 78 statements associated with H.R.702.

Bill Actions

Date Description
Oct. 19, 2015
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
Oct. 9, 2015
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Oct. 9, 2015

On passage Passed by recorded vote: 261 - 159 (Roll no. 549).

Oct. 9, 2015

On motion to recommit with instructions Failed by recorded vote: 179 - 242 (Roll no. 548).

Oct. 9, 2015
The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection. (consideration: CR H6964)
Oct. 9, 2015
DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to reqire the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to add language preventing provisions in H.R. 702 from preventing the President or any other Federal official from enforcing certain Federal laws or regulations.
Oct. 9, 2015
Mr. Huffman moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Energy and Commerce. (consideration: CR H6963-6964; text: CR H6963)
Oct. 9, 2015
The House adopted the amendment as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
Oct. 9, 2015
The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule. (consideration: CR H6963)
Oct. 9, 2015
The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 702.
Oct. 9, 2015
MOMENT OF SILENCE - The Committee stood in a moment of silence for the victims of the El Faro Cargo ship tragedy.
Oct. 9, 2015
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 466, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson Lee amendment No. 10.
Oct. 9, 2015
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 466, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson Lee amendment No. 9.
Oct. 9, 2015
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 466, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Cuellar amendment No. 7.
Oct. 9, 2015
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Messer amendment No. 6, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Pallone demanded a recorded vote and the Chair further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
Oct. 9, 2015
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 466, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Messer amendment No. 6.
Oct. 9, 2015
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Messer amendment No. 5 Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Pallone demanded a recorded vote and the Chair further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
Oct. 9, 2015
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 466, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Messer amendment No. 5.
Oct. 9, 2015
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 466, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lawrence amendment No. 4.
Oct. 9, 2015
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 466, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Huffman amendment No. 3.
Oct. 9, 2015
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 466, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Delaney amendment No. 2.
Oct. 9, 2015
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Amash amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Amash demanded a recorded vote and the Chair further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
Oct. 9, 2015
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 466, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Amash amendment No. 1.
Oct. 9, 2015
GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 702.
Oct. 9, 2015
The Speaker designated the Honorable Randy Hultgren to act as Chairman of the Committee.
Oct. 9, 2015
House resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 466 and Rule XVIII.
Oct. 9, 2015
The rule provides for one hour debate on H.R. 538, makes specified amendments in order and allows one motion to recommit, with or without instructions. For H.R. 702, the resolution provides for one hour of debate, makes specified amendments in order and allows one motion to recommit, with or without instructions.
Oct. 9, 2015
Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 466. (consideration: CR H6941-6965; text of amendment in the nature of a substitute: CR H6951-6952)
Oct. 8, 2015
Rule H. Res. 466 passed House.
Oct. 7, 2015
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 466 Reported to House. For H.R. 538, resolution provides for one hour of debate, makes specified amendments in order and allows one motion to recommit, with or without instructions. For H.R. 702, resolution provides for one hour of debate, makes specified amendments in order and allows one motion to recommit, with or without instructions.
Oct. 1, 2015
Supplemental report filed by the Committee on Energy and Commerce, H. Rept. 114-267, Part II.
Oct. 1, 2015
Mr. Barton asked unanimous consent that the Committee on Energy and Commerce be authorized to file a supplemental report on H.R. 702. Agreed to without objection. (consideration: CR H6780)
Sept. 25, 2015
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 203.
Sept. 25, 2015

Committee on Foreign Affairs discharged.

Sept. 25, 2015
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Energy and Commerce. H. Rept. 114-267, Part I.
Sept. 17, 2015
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 31 - 19.
Sept. 17, 2015
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Sept. 10, 2015
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
Sept. 10, 2015
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
July 9, 2015
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
March 11, 2015
Referred to the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade.
Feb. 6, 2015
Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Power.
Feb. 4, 2015
Referred to House Foreign Affairs
Feb. 4, 2015
Referred to House Energy and Commerce
Feb. 4, 2015

Introduced in the House by Joe L. Barton (R-Texas)

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