S.2229 - A bill to authorize the issuance of right-of-way permits for natural gas pipelines in Glacier National Park, and for other purposes.112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Tester, Jon [D-MT] (Introduced 03/22/2012)|
|Committees:||Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 06/27/2012 Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held. With printed Hearing: S.Hrg. 112-578. (All Actions)|
|Notes:||For further action, see H.R.4606, which became Public Law 112-268 on 1/14/2013.|
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Summary: S.2229 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (03/22/2012)
Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to issue right-of-way permits for natural gas pipelines (including all appurtenances used in their operation) that, as of March 1, 2012, are within the boundary of Glacier National Park in Montana.
Specifies that each such permit shall be: (1) issued as a right-of-way renewal, (2) for a width of not more than 50 feet on either side of the centerline of the pipeline, and (3) subject to any terms and conditions that are determined by the Secretary to be necessary.