Major (multinational) oil & gas producers

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Outer Continental Shelf Transboundary Hydrocarbon Agreements Authorization Act H.R. 1613 (113th) DuncanSupportNo
To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to provide for the proper Federal management and oversight of transboundary hydrocarbon reservoirs, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to provide for the proper Federal management and oversight of transboundary hydrocarbon reservoirs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
End Anonymous Patents Act H.R. 2024 (113th) DeutchOpposeNo
To amend title 35, United States Code, to require disclosure of ownership and transfers of ownership of patents, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 35, United States Code, to require disclosure of ownership and transfers of ownership of patents, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Offshore Energy and Jobs Act H.R. 2231 (113th) HastingsSupportNo
To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to increase energy exploration and production on the Outer Continental Shelf, provide for equitable revenue sharing for all coastal States, implement… More
To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to increase energy exploration and production on the Outer Continental Shelf, provide for equitable revenue sharing for all coastal States, implement the reorganization of the functions of the former Minerals Management Service into distinct and separate agencies, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Resolving Environmental and Grid Reliability Conflicts Act of 2013 H.R. 271 (113th) OlsonSupportNo
To clarify that compliance with an emergency order under section 202(c) of the Federal Power Act may not be considered a violation of any Federal, State, or local environmental law or regulation, and… More
To clarify that compliance with an emergency order under section 202(c) of the Federal Power Act may not be considered a violation of any Federal, State, or local environmental law or regulation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act of 2014 H.R. 3080 (113th) ShusterSupportNo
To provide for improvements to the rivers and harbors of the United States, to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for improvements to the rivers and harbors of the United States, to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Innovation Act H.R. 3309 (113th) GoodlatteSupportNo
To amend title 35, United States Code, and the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act to make improvements and technical corrections, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 35, United States Code, and the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act to make improvements and technical corrections, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Hire More Heroes Act of 2014 H.R. 3474 (113th) DavisSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow employers to exempt employees with health coverage under TRICARE or the Veterans Administration from being taken into account for purposes of the… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow employers to exempt employees with health coverage under TRICARE or the Veterans Administration from being taken into account for purposes of the employer mandate under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by CRS) Hide
Electricity Security and Affordability Act H.R. 3826 (113th) WhitfieldSupportNo
To provide direction to the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency regarding the establishment of standards for emissions of any greenhouse gas from fossil fuel-fired electric utility… More
To provide direction to the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency regarding the establishment of standards for emissions of any greenhouse gas from fossil fuel-fired electric utility generating units, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities Act of 2014 H.R. 3830 (113th) CampSupportNo
To establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes.… More
To establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2014 H.R. 4438 (113th) BradySupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify and make permanent the research credit. (by CRS)
STEM Education Act of 2014 H.R. 5031 (113th) SmithSupportNo
To define STEM education to include computer science, and to support existing STEM education programs at the National Science Foundation. (by More
To define STEM education to include computer science, and to support existing STEM education programs at the National Science Foundation. (by CRS) Hide
To Approve the Keystone XL Pipeline. H.R. 5682 (113th) CassidySupportNo
To approve the Keystone XL Pipeline. (by CRS)
Business Risk Mitigation and Price Stabilization Act of 2013 H.R. 634 (113th) GrimmSupportNo
To provide end user exemptions from certain provisions of the Commodity Exchange Act and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide end user exemptions from certain provisions of the Commodity Exchange Act and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Mckinney-Vento Homeless Education Reauthorization Act of 2013 S. 1094 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Patent Transparency and Improvements Act of 2013 S. 1720 (113th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to promote transparency in patent ownership and make other improvements to the patent system, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to promote transparency in patent ownership and make other improvements to the patent system, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities Act of 2014 S. 1900 (113th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Expiring Provisions Improvement, Reform, and Efficiency Act of 2014 S. 2260 (113th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend certain expiring provisions, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
A Bill to Approve the Keystone XL Pipeline. S. 2280 (113th) HoevenSupportNo
A bill to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline. (by CRS)
Supporting Afterschool STEM Act S. 2543 (113th) ShaheenSupportNo
A bill to support afterschool and out-of-school-time science, technology, engineering, and mathematics programs, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to support afterschool and out-of-school-time science, technology, engineering, and mathematics programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013 S. 815 (113th) MerkleySupportNo
A bill to prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
Fracturing Responsibility and Awareness of Chemicals Act of 2011 H.R. 1084 (112th) DeGetteOpposeNo
To repeal the exemption for hydraulic fracturing in the Safe Drinking Water Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Putting the Gulf of Mexico Back to Work Act H.R. 1229 (112th) HastingsSupportNo
To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to facilitate the safe and timely production of American energy resources from the Gulf of Mexico, to require the Secretary of the Interior to conduct… More
To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to facilitate the safe and timely production of American energy resources from the Gulf of Mexico, to require the Secretary of the Interior to conduct certain offshore oil and gas lease sales, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Restarting American Offshore Leasing Now Act H.R. 1230 (112th) HastingsSupportNo
To require the Secretary of the Interior to conduct certain offshore oil and gas lease sales, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Reversing President Obama's Offshore Moratorium Act H.R. 1231 (112th) HastingsSupportNo
To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to require that each 5-year offshore oil and gas leasing program offer leasing in the areas with the most prospective oil and gas resources, to… More
To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to require that each 5-year offshore oil and gas leasing program offer leasing in the areas with the most prospective oil and gas resources, to establish a domestic oil and natural gas production goal, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Leahy-Smith America Invents Act H.R. 1249 (112th) SmithSupportYes
To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform. (by CRS)
To Exempt Inter-Affiliate Swaps from Certain Regulatory Requirements Put in Place by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. H.R. 2779 (112th) StiversSupportNo
To exempt inter-affiliate swaps from certain regulatory requirements put in place by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. (by More
To exempt inter-affiliate swaps from certain regulatory requirements put in place by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. (by CRS) Hide
Regulatory Accountability Act of 2011 H.R. 3010 (112th) SmithSupportNo
To reform the process by which Federal agencies analyze and formulate new regulations and guidance documents. (by CRS)
United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act H.R. 3080 (112th) CantorSupportYes
To implement the United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement. (by CRS)
Russia and Moldova Jackson-Vanik Repeal and Sergei Magnitsky Rule of Law Accountability Act of 2012 H.R. 6156 (112th) CampSupportYes
To authorize the extension of nondiscriminatory treatment (normal trade relations treatment) to products of the Russian Federation and Moldova and to require reports on the compliance of the Russian… More
To authorize the extension of nondiscriminatory treatment (normal trade relations treatment) to products of the Russian Federation and Moldova and to require reports on the compliance of the Russian Federation with its obligations as a member of the World Trade Organization, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2011 H.R. 942 (112th) BradySupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the research credit through 2012 and to increase and make permanent the alternative simplified research credit. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the research credit through 2012 and to increase and make permanent the alternative simplified research credit. (by CRS) Hide
Freedom Fuels Act of 2011 S. 212 (112th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to authorize long-term contracts for the procurement of certain liquid transportation fuels for the Department of Defense. (by More
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to authorize long-term contracts for the procurement of certain liquid transportation fuels for the Department of Defense. (by CRS) Hide
Repeal Big Oil Tax Subsidies Act S. 2204 (112th) MenéndezOpposeNo
A bill to eliminate unnecessary tax subsidies and promote renewable energy and energy conservation. (by CRS)
America Invents Act S. 23 (112th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform. (by CRS)
Close Big Oil Tax Loopholes Act S. 258 (112th) MenéndezOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to eliminate oil and gas company preferences. (by CRS)
FRAC Act S. 587 (112th) CaseyOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to repeal a certain exemption for hydraulic fracturing, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to repeal a certain exemption for hydraulic fracturing, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Outer Continental Shelf Permit Processing Coordination Act S. 843 (112th) BegichSupportNo
A bill to establish outer Continental Shelf lease and permit processing coordination offices, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Close Big Oil Tax Loopholes Act S. 940 (112th) MenéndezOpposeNo
A bill to reduce the Federal budget deficit by closing big oil tax loopholes, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Patent Reform Act of 2009 H.R. 1260 (111th) ConyersSupportNo
To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform. (by CRS)
American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009 H.R. 2454 (111th) WaxmanSupportNo
To create clean energy jobs, achieve energy independence, reduce global warming pollution and transition to a clean energy economy. (by More
To create clean energy jobs, achieve energy independence, reduce global warming pollution and transition to a clean energy economy. (by CRS) Hide
Solar Technology Roadmap Act H.R. 3585 (111th) GiffordsSupportNo
To guide and provide for United States research, development, and demonstration of solar energy technologies, and for other purposes. (by More
To guide and provide for United States research, development, and demonstration of solar energy technologies, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010 H.R. 5116 (111th) GordonSupportYes
To invest in innovation through research and development, to improve the competitiveness of the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
To invest in innovation through research and development, to improve the competitiveness of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Railroad Antitrust Enforcement Act of 2009 S. 146 (111th) KohlSupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal antitrust laws to provide expanded coverage and to eliminate exemptions from such laws that are contrary to the public interest with respect to railroads. (by… More
A bill to amend the Federal antitrust laws to provide expanded coverage and to eliminate exemptions from such laws that are contrary to the public interest with respect to railroads. (by CRS) Hide
Notice Pleading Restoration Act of 2009 S. 1504 (111th) SpecterOpposeNo
The intent of this bill if to effectively overturn two recent Supreme Court decisions, Iqbal v. Ashcroft and Bell Atlantic Corp. v. Twombly. These decisions made pleading requirements, which must be… More
The intent of this bill if to effectively overturn two recent Supreme Court decisions, Iqbal v. Ashcroft and Bell Atlantic Corp. v. Twombly. These decisions made pleading requirements, which must be met in order to bring a case to court, more stringent and difficult to meet. The bill has led to some strange bedfellows opposing it. The Chamber of Commerce released a letter signed by other large business organizations, but also groups devoted to civil justice. The NAACP testified in favor of the bill, and the National Senior Citizen Law Center wrote a letter in support. (by CRS) Hide
Patent Reform Act of 2009 S. 515 (111th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform. (by CRS)
Securing Knowledge, Innovation, and Leadership Act of 2007 H.R. 1930 (110th) ShadeggSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase competitiveness in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
To Amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to Designate Segments of the Taunton River in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts As a Component of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System. H.R. 415 (110th) FrankOpposeNo
To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate segments of the Taunton River in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as a component of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System. (by… More
To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate segments of the Taunton River in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as a component of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System. (by CRS) Hide
Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2008 H.R. 5351 (110th) RangelOpposeNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax incentives for the production of renewable energy and energy conservation. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax incentives for the production of renewable energy and energy conservation. (by CRS) Hide
Energy Improvement and Extension Act of 2008 H.R. 6049 (110th) RangelSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for energy production and conservation, to extend certain expiring provisions, to provide individual income tax relief, and for other… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for energy production and conservation, to extend certain expiring provisions, to provide individual income tax relief, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Securing Knowledge, Innovation, and Leadership Act of 2007 S. 1083 (110th) CornynSupportNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase competitiveness in the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase competitiveness in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Alternative Minimum Tax and Extenders Tax Relief Act of 2008 S. 2886 (110th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to amend certain expiring provisions. (by CRS)
Visa Efficiency and E-Verify Extension Act of 2008 S. 3414 (110th) MenéndezSupportNo
A bill to recapture family-sponsored and employment-based immigrant visas lost to bureaucratic delays and to prevent losses of family-sponsored and employment-based immigrant visas in the future, and… More
A bill to recapture family-sponsored and employment-based immigrant visas lost to bureaucratic delays and to prevent losses of family-sponsored and employment-based immigrant visas in the future, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
H-Prize Act of 2006 H.R. 5143 (109th) InglisSupportNo
This bill requires the Secretary of Energy to issue competitive cash prizes twice a year to encourage the research, development and commercial application of hydrogen energy technologies. (by… More
This bill requires the Secretary of Energy to issue competitive cash prizes twice a year to encourage the research, development and commercial application of hydrogen energy technologies. (by CRS) Hide
To Authorize the Extension of Nondiscriminatory Treatment (Normal Trade Relations Treatment) to the Products of Vietnam. H.R. 5602 (109th) RamstadSupportNo
To authorize the extension of nondiscriminatory treatment (normal trade relations treatment) to the products of Vietnam. (by CRS)
United States-Oman Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act H.R. 5684 (109th) BoehnerSupportYes
To implement the United States-Oman Free Trade Agreement. (by CRS)