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Short Titles as Introduced

Fracturing Regulations are Effective in State Hands Act

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Official Title as Introduced

To clarify that a State has the sole authority to regulate hydraulic fracturing on Federal land within the boundaries of the State.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
06/26/2013Introduced in House

All Actions (9)

Date
07/03/2013Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources.
Action By: Committee on Natural Resources
06/28/2013Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
06/27/2013Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
06/26/2013Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committees on Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, and Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
06/26/2013Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committees on Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, and Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
06/26/2013Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committees on Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, and Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
06/26/2013Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committees on Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, and Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
06/26/2013Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committees on Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, and Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
06/26/2013Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Committees (4)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Natural Resources06/26/2013 Referred to
House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources07/03/2013 Referred to
House Agriculture06/26/2013 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure06/26/2013 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment06/27/2013 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce06/26/2013 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy06/28/2013 Referred to

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Introduced in House (06/26/2013)

Fracturing Regulations are Effective in State Hands Act - Grants any state sole authority to promulgate or enforce any regulation, guidance, or permit requirement regarding the treatment of a well by the application of fluids under pressure to which propping agents may be added for the expressly designed purpose of initiating or propagating fractures in a target geologic formation in order to enhance production of oil, gas, or geothermal production activities on or under land within the boundaries of that state.

Subjects such a well treatment on federal land to state law as well.