S.1376 - A bill to repeal the Helium Act, to require the Secretary of the Interior to sell Federal real and personal property held in connection with activities carried out under the Helium Act, and for other purposes.103rd Congress (1993-1994)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Wofford, Harris [D-PA] (Introduced 08/05/1993)|
|Committees:||Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||08/06/1993 Referred to Subcommittee on Energy Research and Development.|
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Summary: S.1376 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (08/05/1993)
Repeals the Helium Act (an Act concerned mainly with the extraction and recovery of helium for national defense purposes).
Directs the Secretary of the Interior to sell or otherwise dispose of: (1) all facilities, equipment, and real or personal property held for activities under such Act; and (2) all helium reserves held by the United States other than those required for specific immediate needs. Requires sale proceeds to be used solely to reduce outstanding Federal debt.