H.R.3279 - Helium Extraction Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Cook, Paul [R-CA-8] (Introduced 07/18/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources | Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 115-365|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 11/02/2017 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Text: H.R.3279 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Referred in Senate (11/02/2017)
Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
To amend the Mineral Leasing Act to provide that extraction of helium from gas produced under a Federal mineral lease shall maintain the lease as if the helium were oil and gas.
This Act may be cited as the “Helium Extraction Act of 2017”.
The first section of the Mineral Leasing Act (30 U.S.C. 181) is amended in the fifth paragraph by inserting after “purchaser thereof” the following: “, and that extraction of helium from gas produced from such lands shall maintain the lease as if the extracted helium were oil and gas”.
Passed the House of Representatives November 1, 2017.
|Attest:||karen l. haas,|