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Coordinating Interagency Review of Natural Gas Infrastructure Act of 2017

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A bill to provide for coordination by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission of the process for reviewing certain natural gas projects under the jurisdiction of the Commission, and for other purposes.


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Date Actions Overview
09/19/2017Introduced in Senate

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Date All Actions
09/19/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (1)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. King, Angus S., Jr. [I-ME]* 09/19/2017

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
Senate Energy and Natural Resources09/19/2017 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (09/19/2017)

Coordinating Interagency Review of Natural Gas Infrastructure Act of 2017

This bill expands the authority of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to act as the lead agency for the purpose of coordinating all applicable federal authorizations and environmental reviews under the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 with respect to authorizing a natural gas pipeline project under the Natural Gas Act. FERC must invite and designate other participating agencies involved in the authorization process.

The bill requires concurrent reviews when multiple agencies are involved in the authorization process.