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115th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. J. RES. 47


Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of the Interior regarding requirements for exploratory drilling on the Arctic Outer Continental Shelf.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 30, 2017

Mr. Young of Alaska (for himself, Mr. Pearce, Mr. Gosar, Mr. Cramer, and Mrs. Radewagen) submitted the following joint resolution; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources


JOINT RESOLUTION

Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of the Interior regarding requirements for exploratory drilling on the Arctic Outer Continental Shelf.

Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That Congress disapproves the rule submitted by the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement and the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management of the Department of the Interior relating to “Oil and Gas and Sulfur Operations on the Outer Continental Shelf—Requirements for Exploratory Drilling on the Arctic Outer Continental Shelf” (published at 81 Fed. Reg. 46478 (July 15, 2016)), and such rule shall have no force or effect.