Full Committee Markup: On Five Bills

Date: Wednesday, June 27, 2018 Time: 10:15 AM Location: Longworth House Office Building 1324


  • H.R. 5291 (Rep. Niki Tsongas of Massachusetts), To establish an offshore wind career training grant program, and for other purposes. Offshore Wind Jobs and Opportunity Act.
  • H.R. 5859 (Rep. Scott R. Tipton of Colorado), To amend the Mineral Leasing Act to require that a portion of revenues from new Federal mineral and geothermal leases be paid to States for use to supplement the education of students in kindergarten through grade 12 and public support of institutions of higher education, and for other purposes. Education and Energy Act of 2018.
  • H.R. 6087 (Rep.  Liz Cheney of Wyoming), To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to recover the cost of processing administrative protests for oil and gas lease sales, applications for permits to drill, and right of way applications, and for other purposes. Removing Barriers to Energy Independence Act.
  • H.R. 6088 (Rep. John R. Curtis of Utah), To amend the Mineral Leasing Act to authorize notifications of permit to drill, and for other purposes. Streamlining Permitting Efficiency in Energy Development Act or SPEED Act.
  • H.R. 6107 (Rep. Stevan Pearce of New Mexico), To clarify that Bureau of Land Management shall not require permits for oil and gas activities conducted on non-Federal surface estate to access subsurface mineral estate that is less than 50 percent Federally owned, and for other purposes. Ending Duplicative Permitting Act.