Summary: S.1012 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for S.1012. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in Senate (03/25/2021)

This bill prohibits the Department of Transportation (DOT) from issuing any regulation or order that (1) prohibits the transportation of liquefied natural gas (LNG) by rail, or (2) restricts the transportation of LNG by rail in DOT-113 tank cars.

The bill does not limit the authority of DOT to issue short-term emergency orders related to the transportation of LNG by rail.