Independent oil & gas producers

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act of 2013 H.R. 1129 (113th) CobleSupportNo
To limit the authority of States to tax certain income of employees for employment duties performed in other States. (by CRS)
To Amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to Establish a Procedure for Approval of Certain Settlements. H.R. 1314 (113th) FloresSupportNo
To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to establish a procedure for approval of certain settlements. (by CRS)
Planning for American Energy Act of 2013 H.R. 1394 (113th) TiptonSupportNo
To direct the Secretary of the Interior to establish goals for an all-of-the-above energy production plan strategy on a 4-year basis on all onshore Federal lands managed by the Department of the… More
To direct the Secretary of the Interior to establish goals for an all-of-the-above energy production plan strategy on a 4-year basis on all onshore Federal lands managed by the Department of the Interior and the Forest Service. (by CRS) Hide
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
Energy Production and Project Delivery Act of 2013 H.R. 1881 (113th) BishopSupportNo
To stimulate the economy, produce domestic energy, and create jobs at no cost to the taxpayers, and without borrowing money from foreign governments for which our children and grandchildren will be… More
To stimulate the economy, produce domestic energy, and create jobs at no cost to the taxpayers, and without borrowing money from foreign governments for which our children and grandchildren will be responsible, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Streamlining Permitting of American Energy Act of 2013 H.R. 1965 (113th) LambornSupportNo
To streamline and ensure onshore energy permitting, provide for onshore leasing certainty, and give certainty to oil shale development for American energy security, economic development, and job… More
To streamline and ensure onshore energy permitting, provide for onshore leasing certainty, and give certainty to oil shale development for American energy security, economic development, and job creation, 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
Death Tax Repeal Act of 2013 H.R. 2429 (113th) BradySupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the estate and generation-skipping transfer taxes, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the estate and generation-skipping transfer taxes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Federal Land Freedom Act of 2013 H.R. 2511 (113th) BlackSupportNo
To achieve domestic energy independence by empowering States to control the development and production of all forms of energy on all available Federal land. (by More
To achieve domestic energy independence by empowering States to control the development and production of all forms of energy on all available Federal land. (by CRS) Hide
Fracturing Regulations Are Effective in State Hands Act H.R. 2513 (113th) GohmertSupportNo
To clarify that a State has the sole authority to regulate hydraulic fracturing on Federal land within the boundaries of the State. (by More
To clarify that a State has the sole authority to regulate hydraulic fracturing on Federal land within the boundaries of the State. (by CRS) Hide
Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act of 2013 H.R. 2542 (113th) BachusSupportNo
To amend chapter 6 of title 5, United States Code (commonly known as the Regulatory Flexibility Act), to ensure complete analysis of potential impacts on small entities of rules, and for other… More
To amend chapter 6 of title 5, United States Code (commonly known as the Regulatory Flexibility Act), to ensure complete analysis of potential impacts on small entities of rules, 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
Protecting States' Rights to Promote American Energy Security Act H.R. 2728 (113th) FloresSupportNo
To recognize States' authority to regulate oil and gas operations and promote American energy security, development, and job creation. (by More
To recognize States' authority to regulate oil and gas operations and promote American energy security, development, and job creation. (by CRS) Hide
Government Litigation Savings Act H.R. 3037 (113th) LummisSupportNo
To amend titles 5 and 28, United States Code, with respect to the award of fees and other expenses in cases brought against agencies of the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend titles 5 and 28, United States Code, with respect to the award of fees and other expenses in cases brought against agencies of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Regulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2013 H.R. 367 (113th) YoungSupportNo
To amend chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, to provide that major rules of the executive branch shall have no force or effect unless a joint resolution of approval is enacted into law.… More
To amend chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, to provide that major rules of the executive branch shall have no force or effect unless a joint resolution of approval is enacted into law. (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
Endangered Species Transparency and Reasonableness Act H.R. 4315 (113th) HastingsSupportNo
To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to require publication on the Internet of the basis for determinations that species are endangered species or threatened species, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to require publication on the Internet of the basis for determinations that species are endangered species or threatened species, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Futures Customer Protection Act H.R. 4413 (113th) LucasOpposeNo
To reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, to better protect futures customers, to provide end users with market certainty, to make basic reforms to ensure transparency and… More
To reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, to better protect futures customers, to provide end users with market certainty, to make basic reforms to ensure transparency and accountability at the Commission, to help farmers, ranchers, and end users manage risks to help keep consumer costs low, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Sage Grouse Protection and Conservation Act H.R. 4716 (113th) GardnerSupportNo
To require the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to provide certain Western States assistance in the development of statewide conservation and management plans for the… More
To require the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to provide certain Western States assistance in the development of statewide conservation and management plans for the protection and recovery of sage grouse species, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Streamlining Permitting of American Energy Act of 2014 H.R. 4899 (113th) HastingsSupportNo
To lower gasoline prices for the American family by increasing domestic onshore and offshore energy exploration and production, to streamline and improve onshore and offshore energy permitting and… More
To lower gasoline prices for the American family by increasing domestic onshore and offshore energy exploration and production, to streamline and improve onshore and offshore energy permitting and administration, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Waters of the United States Regulatory Overreach Protection Act of 2014 H.R. 5078 (113th) SoutherlandSupportNo
To preserve existing rights and responsibilities with respect to waters of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Domestic Prosperity and Global Freedom Act H.R. 6 (113th) GardnerSupportNo
To provide for expedited approval of exportation of natural gas to World Trade Organization countries, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for expedited approval of exportation of natural gas to World Trade Organization countries, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Inter-Affiliate Swap Clarification Act H.R. 677 (113th) 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
Federal Land Freedom Act of 2013 S. 1233 (113th) InhofeSupportNo
A bill to achieve domestic energy independence by empowering States to control the development and production of all forms of energy on all available Federal land. (by More
A bill to achieve domestic energy independence by empowering States to control the development and production of all forms of energy on all available Federal land. (by CRS) Hide
Fracturing Regulations Are Effective in State Hands Act S. 1234 (113th) InhofeSupportNo
A bill to clarify that a State has the sole authority to regulate hydraulic fracturing on Federal land within the boundaries of the State. (by More
A bill to clarify that a State has the sole authority to regulate hydraulic fracturing on Federal land within the boundaries of the State. (by CRS) Hide
Streamlining Permitting of American Energy Act of 2013 S. 1401 (113th) HoevenSupportNo
A bill to provide for the development of a plan to increase oil and gas exploration, development, and production under oil and gas leases of Federal land, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to provide for the development of a plan to increase oil and gas exploration, development, and production under oil and gas leases of Federal land, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Empower States Act of 2013 S. 1482 (113th) HoevenSupportNo
A bill to recognize the primacy of States, provide for the consideration of the economic impact of additional regulations, and provide for standards and requirements relating to certain guidelines… More
A bill to recognize the primacy of States, provide for the consideration of the economic impact of additional regulations, and provide for standards and requirements relating to certain guidelines and regulations relating to health and the environment. (by CRS) Hide
Energy Production and Project Delivery Act of 2013 S. 17 (113th) VitterSupportNo
A bill to stimulate the economy, produce domestic energy, and create jobs at no cost to the taxpayers, and without borrowing money from foreign governments for which our children and grandchildren… More
A bill to stimulate the economy, produce domestic energy, and create jobs at no cost to the taxpayers, and without borrowing money from foreign governments for which our children and grandchildren will be responsible, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to Establish a Procedure for Approval of Certain Settlements. S. 19 (113th) CornynSupportNo
A bill to amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to establish a procedure for approval of certain settlements. (by CRS)
A Bill to Amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to Modify the Pilot Project Offices of the Federal Permit Streamlining Pilot Project. S. 244 (113th) HoevenSupportNo
A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to modify the Pilot Project offices of the Federal Permit Streamlining Pilot Project. (by More
A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to modify the Pilot Project offices of the Federal Permit Streamlining Pilot Project. (by CRS) Hide
BLM Permit Processing Improvement Act of 2014 S. 2440 (113th) UdallSupportNo
A bill to expand and extend the program to improve permit coordination by the Bureau of Land Management, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to expand and extend the program to improve permit coordination by the Bureau of Land Management, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Wilderness and Roadless Area Release Act of 2011 H.R. 1581 (112th) McCarthySupportNo
To release wilderness study areas administered by the Bureau of Land Management that are not suitable for wilderness designation from continued management as defacto wilderness areas and to release… More
To release wilderness study areas administered by the Bureau of Land Management that are not suitable for wilderness designation from continued management as defacto wilderness areas and to release inventoried roadless areas within the National Forest System that are not recommended for wilderness designation from the land use restrictions of the 2001 Roadless Area Conservation Final Rule and the 2005 State Petitions for Inventoried Roadless Area Management Final Rule, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
North American-Made Energy Security Act H.R. 1938 (112th) TerrySupportNo
To direct the President to expedite the consideration and approval of the construction and operation of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, and for other purposes. (by More
To direct the President to expedite the consideration and approval of the construction and operation of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012 H.R. 2584 (112th) SimpsonSupportNo
Making appropriations for the Department of the Interior, environment, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by More
Making appropriations for the Department of the Interior, environment, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Business Risk Mitigation and Price Stabilization Act of 2012 H.R. 2682 (112th) 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
Alaskan Energy for American Jobs Act H.R. 3408 (112th) LambornSupportNo
To set clear rules for the development of United States oil shale resources, to promote shale technology research and development, and for other purposes. (by More
To set clear rules for the development of United States oil shale resources, to promote shale technology research and development, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Stop the War on Coal Act of 2012 H.R. 3409 (112th) JohnsonSupportNo
To limit the authority of the Secretary of the Interior to issue regulations before December 31, 2013, under the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977. (by More
To limit the authority of the Secretary of the Interior to issue regulations before December 31, 2013, under the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977. (by CRS) Hide
North American Energy Access Act H.R. 3548 (112th) TerrySupportNo
To facilitate United States access to North American oil resources, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Polar Bear Delisting Act H.R. 39 (112th) YoungSupportNo
To delist the polar bear as a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act of 1973. (by CRS)
Planning for American Energy Act of 2012 H.R. 4381 (112th) TiptonSupportNo
To direct the Secretary of the Interior to establish goals for an all-of-the-above energy production plan strategy on a 4-year basis on all onshore Federal lands managed by the Department of the… More
To direct the Secretary of the Interior to establish goals for an all-of-the-above energy production plan strategy on a 4-year basis on all onshore Federal lands managed by the Department of the Interior and the Forest Service. (by CRS) Hide
Providing Leasing Certainty for American Energy Act of 2012 H.R. 4382 (112th) CoffmanSupportNo
To ensure Federal oil and natural gas lease sales occur, eliminate redundant leasing bureaucracy, and provide leasing certainty. (by More
To ensure Federal oil and natural gas lease sales occur, eliminate redundant leasing bureaucracy, and provide leasing certainty. (by CRS) Hide
Streamlining Permitting of American Energy Act of 2012 H.R. 4383 (112th) LambornSupportNo
To streamline the application for permits to drill process and increase funds for energy project permit processing, and for other purposes. (by More
To streamline the application for permits to drill process and increase funds for energy project permit processing, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Domestic Energy and Jobs Act H.R. 4480 (112th) GardnerSupportNo
To provide for the development of a plan to increase oil and gas exploration, development, and production under oil and gas leases of Federal lands under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of… More
To provide for the development of a plan to increase oil and gas exploration, development, and production under oil and gas leases of Federal lands under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of Agriculture, the Secretary of Energy, the Secretary of the Interior, and the Secretary of Defense in response to a drawdown of petroleum reserves from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve. (by CRS) Hide
Congressional Replacement of President Obama's Energy-Restricting and Job-Limiting Offshore Drilling Plan H.R. 6082 (112th) HastingsSupportNo
To officially replace, within the 60-day Congressional review period under the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act, President Obama's Proposed Final Outer Continental Shelf Oil & Gas Leasing… More
To officially replace, within the 60-day Congressional review period under the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act, President Obama's Proposed Final Outer Continental Shelf Oil & Gas Leasing Program (2012-2017) with a congressional plan that will conduct additional oil and natural gas lease sales to promote offshore energy development, job creation, and increased domestic energy production to ensure a more secure energy future in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Tapping America's Energy Potential Through Research and Development Act of 2012 H.R. 6603 (112th) HallSupportNo
To authorize research, development, and demonstration activities that increase energy security and affordability by enabling the safe and responsible production of the United States vast domestic… More
To authorize research, development, and demonstration activities that increase energy security and affordability by enabling the safe and responsible production of the United States vast domestic unconventional oil and gas resources. (by CRS) Hide
Better Use of Light Bulbs Act H.R. 91 (112th) BartonSupportNo
To repeal certain amendments to the Energy Policy and Conservation Act with respect to lighting energy efficiency. (by CRS)
Wilderness and Roadless Area Release Act of 2011 S. 1087 (112th) BarrassoSupportNo
A bill to release wilderness study areas administered by the Bureau of Land Management that are not suitable for wilderness designation from continued management as de facto wilderness areas and to… More
A bill to release wilderness study areas administered by the Bureau of Land Management that are not suitable for wilderness designation from continued management as de facto wilderness areas and to release inventoried roadless areas within the National Forest System that are not recommended for wilderness designation from the land use restrictions of the 2001 Roadless Area Conservation Final Rule and the 2005 State Petitions for Inventoried Roadless Area Management Final Rule, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Approve the Keystone XL Pipeline Project and Provide for Environmental Protection and Government Oversight. S. 2041 (112th) HoevenSupportNo
A bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline project and provide for environmental protection and government oversight. (by CRS)
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
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
Credit Card Interchange Fees Act of 2009 H.R. 2382 (111th) WelchSupportNo
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to prohibit unfair practices in electronic payment system networks, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to prohibit unfair practices in electronic payment system networks, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Credit Card Fair Fee Act of 2009 H.R. 2695 (111th) ConyersSupportNo
To amend the antitrust laws to ensure competitive market-based rates and terms for merchants' access to electronic payment systems. (by More
To amend the antitrust laws to ensure competitive market-based rates and terms for merchants' access to electronic payment systems. (by CRS) Hide
Fracturing Responsibility and Awareness of Chemicals Act of 2009 H.R. 2766 (111th) DeGetteOpposeNo
To repeal the exemption for hydraulic fracturing in the Safe Drinking Water Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Consolidated Land, Energy, and Aquatic Resources Act of 2009 H.R. 3534 (111th) RahallOpposeNo
To provide greater efficiencies, transparency, returns, and accountability in the administration of Federal mineral and energy resources by consolidating administration of various Federal energy… More
To provide greater efficiencies, transparency, returns, and accountability in the administration of Federal mineral and energy resources by consolidating administration of various Federal energy minerals management and leasing programs into one entity to be known as the Office of Federal Energy and Minerals Leasing of the Department of the Interior, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Blowout Prevention Act of 2010 H.R. 5626 (111th) WaxmanOpposeNo
To protect public health and safety and the environment by requiring the use of safe well control technologies and practices for the drilling of high-risk oil and gas wells in the United States, and… More
To protect public health and safety and the environment by requiring the use of safe well control technologies and practices for the drilling of high-risk oil and gas wells in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Fracturing Responsibility and Awareness of Chemicals (FRAC) Act S. 1215 (111th) 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
Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 S. 22 (111th) BingamanOpposeNo
A bill to designate certain land as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System, to authorize certain programs and activities in the Department of the Interior and the Department of… More
A bill to designate certain land as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System, to authorize certain programs and activities in the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Big Oil Bailout Prevention Unlimited Liability Act of 2010 S. 3305 (111th) MenéndezOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 to require oil polluters to pay the full cost of oil spills, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 to require oil polluters to pay the full cost of oil spills, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Clean Energy Jobs and Oil Company Accountability Act of 2010 S. 3663 (111th) ReidOpposeNo
A bill to promote clean energy jobs and oil company accountability, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Energy Policy Reform and Revitalization Act of 2007 H.R. 2337 (110th) RahallOpposeNo
To promote energy policy reforms and public accountability, alternative energy and efficiency, and carbon capture and climate change mitigation, and for other purposes. (by More
To promote energy policy reforms and public accountability, alternative energy and efficiency, and carbon capture and climate change mitigation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Provide for the Establishment of the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy. H.R. 364 (110th) GordonSupportNo
Establishes the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) within the Department of Energy to reduce the amount of energy the United States imports from foreign sources by 20% over the next 10… More
Establishes the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) within the Department of Energy to reduce the amount of energy the United States imports from foreign sources by 20% over the next 10 years. (by CRS) (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 Independence and Security Act of 2007 H.R. 6 (110th) RahallOpposeYes
An Act to move the United States toward greater energy independence and security, to increase the production of clean renewable fuels, to protect consumers, to increase the efficiency of products,… More
An Act to move the United States toward greater energy independence and security, to increase the production of clean renewable fuels, to protect consumers, to increase the efficiency of products, buildings, and vehicles, to promote research on and deploy greenhouse gas capture and storage options, and to improve the energy performance of the Federal Government, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Responsible Federal Oil and Gas Lease Act H.R. 6251 (110th) RahallOpposeNo
To prohibit the Secretary of the Interior from issuing new Federal oil and gas leases to holders of existing leases who do not diligently develop the lands subject to such existing leases or… More
To prohibit the Secretary of the Interior from issuing new Federal oil and gas leases to holders of existing leases who do not diligently develop the lands subject to such existing leases or relinquish such leases, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Drill Responsibly in Leased Lands Act of 2008 H.R. 6515 (110th) RahallOpposeNo
To amend the Naval Petroleum Reserves Production Act of 1976 to require the Secretary of the Interior to conduct an expeditious environmentally responsible program of competitive leasing of oil and… More
To amend the Naval Petroleum Reserves Production Act of 1976 to require the Secretary of the Interior to conduct an expeditious environmentally responsible program of competitive leasing of oil and gas in the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Commodity Markets Transparency and Accountability Act of 2008 H.R. 6604 (110th) PetersonOpposeNo
To amend the Commodity Exchange Act to bring greater transparency and accountability to commodity markets, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Commodity Exchange Act to bring greater transparency and accountability to commodity markets, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
National Conservation, Environment, and Energy Independence Act H.R. 6709 (110th) PetersonSupportNo
To greatly enhance the Nation's path toward energy independence and environmental, energy, economic, and national security, by amending Federal policy to increase the production of domestic… More
To greatly enhance the Nation's path toward energy independence and environmental, energy, economic, and national security, by amending Federal policy to increase the production of domestic energy sources, to dedicate fixed percentages of the royalties received for conservation programs, environmental restoration projects, renewable energy research and development, clean energy technology research and development, increased development of existing energy sources, and energy assistance for those in need, and to share a portion of such royalties with producing States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Comprehensive American Energy Security and Consumer Protection Act H.R. 6899 (110th) RahallOpposeNo
To advance the national security interests of the United States by reducing its dependency on oil through renewable and clean, alternative fuel technologies while building a bridge to the future… More
To advance the national security interests of the United States by reducing its dependency on oil through renewable and clean, alternative fuel technologies while building a bridge to the future through expanded access to Federal oil and natural gas resources, revising the relationship between the oil and gas industry and the consumers who own those resources and deserve a fair return from the development of publicly owned oil and gas, ending tax subsidies for large oil and gas companies, and facilitating energy efficiencies in the building, housing, and transportation sectors, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
More Water, More Energy, and Less Waste Act of 2007 H.R. 902 (110th) UdallSupportNo
To facilitate the use for irrigation and other purposes of water produced in connection with development of energy resources. (by More
To facilitate the use for irrigation and other purposes of water produced in connection with development of energy resources. (by CRS) Hide
More Water, More Energy, and Less Waste Act of 2007 S. 1116 (110th) SalazarSupportNo
A bill to facilitate the use for irrigation and other purposes of water produced in connection with development of energy resources. (by More
A bill to facilitate the use for irrigation and other purposes of water produced in connection with development of energy resources. (by CRS) Hide
American Energy Production Act of 2008 S. 2958 (110th) DomeniciSupportNo
A bill to promote the energy security of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Lieberman-Warner Climate Security Act of 2008 S. 3036 (110th) BoxerOpposeNo
A bill to direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to establish a program to decrease emissions of greenhouse gases, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to establish a program to decrease emissions of greenhouse gases, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Consumer-First Energy Act of 2008 S. 3044 (110th) ReidOpposeNo
A bill to provide energy price relief and hold oil companies and other entities accountable for their actions with regard to high energy prices, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to provide energy price relief and hold oil companies and other entities accountable for their actions with regard to high energy prices, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Deep Ocean Energy Resources Act of 2006 H.R. 4761 (109th) JindalSupportNo
To provide for exploration, development, and production activities for mineral resources on the outer Continental Shelf, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for exploration, development, and production activities for mineral resources on the outer Continental Shelf, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide