H.R.761 - National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act of 2013113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Amodei, Mark E. [R-NV-2] (Introduced 02/15/2013)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources; Judiciary | Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 113-138|
|Latest Action:||09/19/2013 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.|
|Major Recorded Votes:||09/18/2013 : Passed House|
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Amendments: H.R.761 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
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H.Amdt.467 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)
Description: Add at the end the following: TITLE III--MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS SEC. 301. SECRETARIAL ORDER NOT AFFECTED. Nothing in this Act shall be construed as to affect any aspect of Secretarial Order 3324, issued by the Secretary of the Interior on December 3, 2012, with respect to potash and oil and gas operators. Sponsor: Rep. Pearce, Stevan [R-NM-2] (Offered 09/18/2013) Latest Action: 09/18/13 On agreeing to the Pearce amendment (A005) Agreed to by voice vote.
H.Amdt.466 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)
Description: Amendment sought to require that the cost of cleanup be included in financial assurance and that financial insurance instruments shall be in the form of a surety bond, letter of credit or other instrument that would routinely be accepted in commerce. Sponsor: Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-20] (Offered 09/18/2013) Latest Action: 09/18/13 On agreeing to the Hastings (FL) amendment (A004) Failed by recorded vote: 191 - 235 (Roll no. 469).
H.Amdt.465 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)
Description: Amendment sought to require mineral exploration and mining projects to be subjected to an Environmental Impact Statement review prior to approval and sought to remove the arbitrary limit on the time frame for such reviews. Sponsor: Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-VA-11] (Offered 09/18/2013) Latest Action: 09/18/13 On agreeing to the Connolly amendment (A003) Failed by recorded vote: 186 - 240 (Roll no. 468).
H.Amdt.464 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)
Description: Page 5, after line 26, insert the following: SEC. 4. PUBLICATION OF CRITICAL MINERALS. The Secretary of the Interior shall publish in the Federal Register-- (1) by not later than 60 days after the date of the enactment of this Act, a list of the minerals that are strategic and critical minerals for purposes of this Act; and (2) every 5 years thereafter, an updated list of such minerals. Sponsor: Rep. Veasey, Marc A. [D-TX-33] (Offered 09/18/2013) Latest Action: 09/18/13 On agreeing to the Veasey amendment (A002) Failed by recorded vote: 189 - 237 (Roll no. 467).
H.Amdt.463 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)
Description: Amendment sought to clarify that the definition of Strategic and Critical Minerals includes only the minerals identified by the National Research Council (NRC) as strategic and critical minerals (and any additional minerals added by the Secretary that meet the NRCs criteria). Amendment also sought to clarify that the definition of Mineral Exploration or Mine Permit in the underlying legislation refers only to mineral exploration or mine permit for strategic and critical minerals. Sponsor: Rep. Lowenthal, Alan S. [D-CA-47] (Offered 09/18/2013) Latest Action: 09/18/13 On agreeing to the Lowenthal amendment (A001) Failed by recorded vote: 187 - 241 (Roll no. 466).