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Official Title as Introduced

To require the Federal Government to acquire mineral rights, and prohibit disturbance, of the subsurface of federally owned sites listed on the National Priorities List to the extent necessary to protect cleanup remedies, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
07/12/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (7)

Date All Actions
07/30/2019Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources.
Action By: Committee on Natural Resources
07/15/2019Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
07/15/2019Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
07/12/2019Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, and Transportation and Infrastructure, 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
07/12/2019Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, and Transportation and Infrastructure, 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
07/12/2019Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, and Transportation and Infrastructure, 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
07/12/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (1)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Perlmutter, Ed [D-CO-7] 07/17/2019

Committees (3)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Natural Resources07/12/2019 Referred to
House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources07/30/2019 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce07/12/2019 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change07/15/2019 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure07/12/2019 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment07/15/2019 Referred to

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Introduced in House (07/12/2019)

On or Under Act

This bill requires the federal government to acquire all current existing mineral rights, including lease interests, that exist in the subsurface of federally owned sites on the National Priorities List (the list of sites of national priority among the known releases or threatened releases of hazardous substances, pollutants, or contaminants).

The bill also requires the Environmental Protection Agency to prohibit any drilling, excavation, or other disturbance of the federally owned subsurface beneath a site listed on the National Priorities List other than for the purposes of site cleanup.