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Titles (4)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Sustainable Energy Development Reform Act

Short Titles as Introduced for portions of this bill
  • HOARD Act
  • Having Open Access to Relevant Data Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To reform Federal onshore and offshore fossil fuel leasing, exploration, and development; promote renewable energy on public lands; prepare for the impacts of climate change; increase industry accountability; improve returns to taxpayers for the development of Federal energy resources; and protect special places, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
11/16/2017Introduced in House

All Actions (17)

Date
05/22/2018Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy.
Action By: Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
12/21/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Conservation and Forestry.
Action By: Committee on Agriculture
11/29/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs.
Action By: Committee on Natural Resources
11/29/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Federal Lands.
Action By: Committee on Natural Resources
11/29/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources.
Action By: Committee on Natural Resources
11/17/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
11/17/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
11/17/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
11/17/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
11/16/2017Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, Transportation and Infrastructure, Agriculture, Education and the Workforce, Ways and Means, and Science, Space, and Technology, 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
11/16/2017Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, Transportation and Infrastructure, Agriculture, Education and the Workforce, Ways and Means, and Science, Space, and Technology, 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
11/16/2017Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, Transportation and Infrastructure, Agriculture, Education and the Workforce, Ways and Means, and Science, Space, and Technology, 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
11/16/2017Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, Transportation and Infrastructure, Agriculture, Education and the Workforce, Ways and Means, and Science, Space, and Technology, 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
11/16/2017Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, Transportation and Infrastructure, Agriculture, Education and the Workforce, Ways and Means, and Science, Space, and Technology, 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
11/16/2017Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, Transportation and Infrastructure, Agriculture, Education and the Workforce, Ways and Means, and Science, Space, and Technology, 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
11/16/2017Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, Transportation and Infrastructure, Agriculture, Education and the Workforce, Ways and Means, and Science, Space, and Technology, 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
11/16/2017Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (34)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Lowenthal, Alan S. [D-CA-47]* 11/16/2017
Rep. Beyer, Donald S., Jr. [D-VA-8]* 11/16/2017
Rep. Soto, Darren [D-FL-9]* 11/16/2017
Rep. Napolitano, Grace F. [D-CA-32]* 11/16/2017
Rep. Tsongas, Niki [D-MA-3]* 11/16/2017
Rep. Gomez, Jimmy [D-CA-34]* 11/16/2017
Rep. Huffman, Jared [D-CA-2]* 11/16/2017
Rep. Bordallo, Madeleine Z. [D-GU-At Large]* 11/16/2017
Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-VA-11]* 11/16/2017
Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large]* 11/16/2017
Rep. Barragan, Nanette Diaz [D-CA-44]* 11/16/2017
Rep. Lee, Barbara [D-CA-13]* 11/16/2017
Rep. McEachin, A. Donald [D-VA-4]* 11/16/2017
Rep. Eshoo, Anna G. [D-CA-18]* 11/16/2017
Rep. Schakowsky, Janice D. [D-IL-9]* 11/16/2017
Rep. Polis, Jared [D-CO-2]* 11/16/2017
Rep. Roybal-Allard, Lucille [D-CA-40]* 11/16/2017
Rep. Raskin, Jamie [D-MD-8] 11/28/2017
Rep. DeSaulnier, Mark [D-CA-11] 11/28/2017
Rep. Khanna, Ro [D-CA-17] 11/30/2017
Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-19] 11/30/2017
Rep. Ellison, Keith [D-MN-5] 12/18/2017
Rep. Demings, Val Butler [D-FL-10] 01/29/2018
Rep. Clay, Wm. Lacy [D-MO-1] 01/29/2018
Rep. Thompson, Bennie G. [D-MS-2] 02/05/2018
Rep. Quigley, Mike [D-IL-5] 03/07/2018
Rep. Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18] 03/13/2018
Rep. Cartwright, Matt [D-PA-17] 03/22/2018
Rep. Lewis, John [D-GA-5] 04/11/2018
Rep. Velazquez, Nydia M. [D-NY-7] 04/11/2018
Rep. McNerney, Jerry [D-CA-9] 04/26/2018
Rep. Gallego, Ruben [D-AZ-7] 09/12/2018
Rep. Chu, Judy [D-CA-27] 11/02/2018
Rep. Wilson, Frederica S. [D-FL-24] 12/03/2018

Committees (7)

Committees, subcommittees and links to reports associated with this bill are listed here, as well as the nature and date of committee activity and Congressional report number.

Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Natural Resources11/16/2017 Referred to
House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources11/29/2017 Referred to
House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Federal Lands11/29/2017 Referred to
House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs11/29/2017 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce11/16/2017 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Environment11/17/2017 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure11/16/2017 Referred to
House Transportation Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation11/17/2017 Referred to
House Transportation Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management11/17/2017 Referred to
House Transportation Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment11/17/2017 Referred to
House Agriculture11/16/2017 Referred to
House Agriculture Subcommittee on Conservation and Forestry12/21/2017 Referred to
House Education and the Workforce11/16/2017 Referred to
House Ways and Means11/16/2017 Referred to
House Science, Space, and Technology11/16/2017 Referred to
House Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee on Energy05/22/2018 Referred to

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Subjects (72)


Latest Summary (1)

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Introduced in House (11/16/2017)

Sustainable Energy Development Reform Act

This bill addresses sustainable energy development, including to (1) increase royalty rates and penalties for oil and gas leasing; (2) increase the amount of renewable energy on public land and waters; (3) prepare and manage for the impacts of climate change; (4) revise the onshore and offshore fossil fuel leasing, exploration, and development program; and (5) include the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as a component of the National Wilderness Preservation System and reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund.

Having Open Access to Relevant Data Act or the Hoard Act

The bill requires the Department of the Interior to submit to Congress a report on the number and age of unused approved oil and gas drilling permits and the average cost to the Bureau of Land Management of approving such permits.