S.2393: Fracturing Regulations are Effective in State Hands Act

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Fracturing Regulations are Effective in State Hands Act This bill gives states the sole authority to promulgate or enforce any regulation, guidance, or permit requirement regarding hydraulic fracturing on or under any land within their boundaries. Hydraulic fracturing or fracking is a process to extract underground resources such as oil or gas from a geologic formation by injecting water, a propping agent (e.g., sand), and chemical additives...

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July 20, 2021
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
July 20, 2021

Introduced in the Senate by James M. Inhofe (R-Okla.)

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