Summary: S.851 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for S.851. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in Senate (04/22/2009)

Georges Bank Preservation Act - Prohibits the issuance of any lease or other authorization by the federal government for exploration, development, or production of oil or natural gas in: (1) any marine national monument or national marine sanctuary; or (2) the fishing grounds known as Georges Bank in the waters of the United States.