H.R.4322 - Fracturing Regulations are Effective in State Hands Act112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Gohmert, Louie [R-TX-1] (Introduced 03/29/2012)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources; Agriculture; Transportation and Infrastructure; Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||04/30/2012 Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4322 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/29/2012)
Fracturing Regulations are Effective in State Hands Act - Grants any state sole authority to promulgate or enforce any regulation, guidance, or permit requirement with regard to the underground injection of fluids or propping agents pursuant to the hydraulic fracturing process, or any component of such process, relating to oil, gas, or geothermal production activities on or under land within the boundaries of that state.
Makes the underground injection of fluids or propping agents pursuant to such process, or any components of such process, relating to oil, gas, or geothermal production activities on federal land subject to the law of the state in which that land is located.