US HB569 | 2015-2016 | 114th Congress


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 4-0)
Status: Introduced on January 27 2015 - 25% progression
Action: 2015-03-02 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Prohibits the Secretary of the Interior from issuing a lease, permit, or license for oil exploration or extraction from specified submerged Outer Continental Shelf lands located within 125 miles of the coastline of New Jersey, including areas with respect to which a moratorium on oil and gas leasing activities existed before enactment of this Act.

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To prohibit the Secretary of the Interior from issuing oil and gas leases on portions of the Outer Continental Shelf located off the coast of New Jersey.



2015-03-02HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources.
2015-01-27HouseReferred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.


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