Description: H.Amdt. 1313 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)

Amendment sought to strike provisions in the bill which allow for drilling applications to be deemed approved after a period of 60 days even if the Interior Department has not completed its review of an application and ensured that the drilling was safe.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 25 printed in House Report 112-540 to strike language in the underlying legislation that would require drilling permits to be deemed approved a 60 day deadline, which could expose public lands to undue risk.

House Amendment Code:

(A023)

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