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Union Calendar No. 410

115th CONGRESS
2d Session
H. R. 1778

[Report No. 115–545]


To provide that an order by the Secretary of the Interior imposing a moratorium on Federal coal leasing shall not take effect unless a joint resolution of approval is enacted, and for other purposes.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 29, 2017

Ms. Cheney (for herself, Mr. Cramer, Mr. Chaffetz, Mr. McKinley, and Mr. Rothfus) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources

February 5, 2018

Additional sponsors: Mr. Gosar and Mr. Jenkins of West Virginia

February 5, 2018

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


A BILL

To provide that an order by the Secretary of the Interior imposing a moratorium on Federal coal leasing shall not take effect unless a joint resolution of approval is enacted, 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. Congressional approval for order by Secretary of the Interior imposing a moratorium on Federal coal leasing.

An order by the Secretary of the Interior imposing a moratorium on Federal coal leasing shall have no force or effect unless—

(1) the Secretary submits to Congress the proposed order; and

(2) a joint resolution that approves the order is enacted within 30 legislative days after the proposed order is received by Congress.


Union Calendar No. 410

115th CONGRESS
     2d Session
H. R. 1778
[Report No. 115–545]

A BILL
To provide that an order by the Secretary of the Interior imposing a moratorium on Federal coal leasing shall not take effect unless a joint resolution of approval is enacted, and for other purposes.

February 5, 2018
Committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union and ordered to be printed