H.R.896 - To expedite the construction of new refining capacity on closed military installations in the United States, and for other purposes.111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Pitts, Joseph R. [R-PA-16] (Introduced 02/04/2009)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce; Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||02/09/2009 Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.896 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/04/2009)
Requires the President to designate not less than three closed military installations (or portions of them) that are appropriate for siting a refinery for gasoline or other fuel.
Designates the Department of Energy as the lead agency for coordinating applicable federal refinery authorizations and related environmental reviews with respect to a designated refinery.
Gives the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia exclusive jurisdiction over civil actions relating to federal refinery authorizations.