H.R.2360 - POWER Act112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Landry, Jeffrey M. [R-LA-3] (Introduced 06/24/2011)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources | Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 112-304|
|Latest Action:||12/08/2011 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Summary: H.R.2360 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House without amendment (12/07/2011)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Providing for Our Workforce and Energy Resources Act or POWER Act - Amends the the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (OCSLA) to extend the Constitution, laws, and civil and political jurisdiction of the United States to installations attached to the seabed of the outer Continental Shelf (OCS) (as under existing law) which may be erected to produce or support production of energy from sources other than oil and gas, as well as to any installation or device (other than a ship or vessel) for transmitting such energy.
Declares that energy leases on the OCS shall be maintained and issued only under the OCSLA.