Summary: S.2916 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for S.2916. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

Shown Here:
Introduced in Senate (05/22/2018)

Energizing American Shipbuilding Act

This bill amends (1) the Natural Gas Act to direct the Department of Energy (DOE) to require specified percentages of liquefied natural gas exports to be transported on vessels built in the United States and documented under its laws, and (2) the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016 to direct the President to require specified percentages of crude oil exports to be transported on vessels built in the United States and documented under its laws.

DOE and the President may waive these requirements under specified circumstances.