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VIDEO: Drill Permit Streamlining Bill Sponsored by Rep. Cramer Passes House
Posted by Maeve McKenna on May 16, 2013
In North Dakota, it can take 10 times as long to get a drilling permit on federal lands compared to state lands. That is why the House of Representatives voted on Tuesday to pass H.R. 767, a bill sponsored by Committee member Congressman Cramer, which streamlines the federal permitting process in North Dakota to reduce delays in obtaining a permit to drill on federal lands. 

Check out what Rep. Cramer has to say in this news video highlighting his bill below.



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