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[H.R. 957 Reported in House (RH)]

                                                 Union Calendar No. 123
113th CONGRESS
  1st Session
                                H. R. 957

                          [Report No. 113-169]

   To reduce temporarily the royalty required to be paid for sodium 
           produced on Federal lands, and for other purposes.


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                    IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

                             March 5, 2013

  Mrs. Lummis (for herself, Mr. Himes, Ms. Bonamici, Mr. McCarthy of 
  California, and Mr. Cook) introduced the following bill; which was 
             referred to the Committee on Natural Resources

                             July 22, 2013

  Additional sponsors: Mr. McKeon, Mr. Weber of Texas, and Mr. Valadao

                             July 22, 2013

Committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union 
                       and ordered to be printed


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                                 A BILL


 
   To reduce temporarily the royalty required to be paid for sodium 
           produced on Federal lands, and for other purposes.


 


    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the 
United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the ``American Soda Ash Competitiveness 
Act''.

SEC. 2. REDUCTION IN ROYALTY RATE ON SODA ASH.

    Notwithstanding section 102(a)(9) of the Federal Land Policy and 
Management Act of 1976 (43 U.S.C. 1701(a)(9)), section 24 of the 
Mineral Leasing Act (30 U.S.C. 262), and the terms of any lease under 
that Act, the royalty rate on the quantity or gross value of the output 
of sodium compounds and related products at the point of shipment to 
market from Federal land in the 5-year period beginning on the date of 
enactment of this Act shall be 2 percent.
                                                 Union Calendar No. 123

113th CONGRESS

  1st Session

                               H. R. 957

                          [Report No. 113-169]

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                                 A BILL

   To reduce temporarily the royalty required to be paid for sodium 
           produced on Federal lands, and for other purposes.

_______________________________________________________________________

                             July 22, 2013

Committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union 
                       and ordered to be printed